What is ‘Understanding the Global Economy’?
For JC students taking H2 History, it is one of the featured topics under Paper 1 Theme II. In this topic, we will look at how the world economy grew in the post-WWII period until 2000. Also, we will examine the phenomenal growth of Taiwan and South Korea, which were known as ‘Asian Tigers’.
There are two major areas of study for the topic:
- Growth and Problems in the Global Economy
- Rise of Asian Tiger economies (South Korea and Taiwan) from 1970s to 1990
Browse the featured articles below to find out more.