Look at the experiences of the United States, Japan, Ethiopia, and China over the last twenty years.

Economic growth rates vary greatly from country to country. Look at the experiences of the United States, Japan, Ethiopia, and China over the last twenty years.

  • Find the average growth rate for each country over that period.
  • What are some of the differences between those countries that have led to their different growth rates?
  • Identify at least two important and distinct government policies for each country that has helped lead to their unique experience.