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Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty by Daron Acemogl

Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty

by Daron Acemoglu, James Robinsonvia Crown Business Publishing
Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Why Nations Fail joins economics with contemporary social politics to provide a fresh analysis of global wealth distribution and ways to eradicate poverty.

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Why Do Nations Fail?

by Daron Acemogluvia Defining Ideas
Thursday, January 5, 2012

As Arab dissidents know all too well, it has to do with how societies are politically organized.

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The Crisis of 2008: Lessons for and from Economics

by Daron Acemogluvia Defining Ideas
Monday, January 5, 2009

Although it is too soon to tell how the second half of 2008 will be featured in history books, it certainly signifies a critical opportunity for the discipline of economics.