Week 7 discussion – Haiti and the Dominican Republic:
In your response (300-500 words) answer the following:
- What does the current situation in Haiti have to do with globalization? Where do Haiti and DR fall into the global model of core-periphery? How does Haiti’s history relate to their current geography?
- What types of interventions might help Haiti? What role should developed nations play in Haiti’s development given their history?
Watch this video about the Haiti/Dominican Republic border to help formulate your answer: