Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?
Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?
Simply, no. None of these factors is either definitive or destiny. Otherwise,…
By Daron Acemoglu & James Robinson
ISBN 10 : 9780307719232
ISBN 13 : 0307719235
Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and..
ISBN 10 : 9781847654618
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Shortlisted for the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 2012. Why are some nations more prosperous than others? Why Nations Fail sets out to answer th..
ISBN 10 : 9780307719225
ISBN 13 : 0307719227
An award-winning professor of economics at MIT and a Harvard University political scientist and economist evaluate the reasons that some nations are poor while others succeed, outl..
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In this bold history and manifesto, a former White House director of economic policy exposes the economic, political, and cultural cracks that wealthy nations face and makes the ca..
ISBN 10 : 0521855268
ISBN 13 : 9780521855266
This book systematically explains why some countries are democracies while others are not...
ISBN 10 : 9781683785071
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This book integrates the problem of violence into a larger framework, showing how economic and political behavior are closely linked...