Stepping up to Fill in the Development Blanks on the last day of the month is businessman Michael Grossmann. Mike is a partner in the São Paulo-based export company Northeast, which specializes in certified manufactured wood products from Brazil.
The bold text below shows how Mike filled in the development blanks. We invite readers to fill in the blanks themselves by using the comment function below.
In an era of limits, the new definition of development is feeder funds and technical assistance for a self-sustaining project.
If I were casting a sequel of Nightmare on Development Street, my choice to play Freddie Krueger would be Sarah Palin.
As part of the development agenda, water is fundamental.
As part of the development agenda, tourism is an excellent option among others.
Continued or increased dependence on the automobile will lead to continuous development if fuel efficiency is constantly improved.
The population explosion will lead to ever increasing birth control and creativity in how to deal with reality - Malthus was not right.
The most difficult development goal to achieve is rationality.
The most glaring thing missing from the development agenda is how to mesh the acceptance of different political realities without violent conflict.
My favorite development success story is the United States.
My Favorite Development Media
Non-fiction books - Physics, Biology and/or Chemistry 101
Feature film – Exotica
Documentary film - The Corporation
Song - Positively 4th Street by Bob Dylan
Photograph - the one of the naked Vietnamese girl running by Nick Ut.
Artwork - Brazilian Contemporary Abstract
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