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Why Nations Fail

The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty

Daron Acemoglu

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 that determines prosperity or poverty? As Why Nations Fail shows, none of these factors is either definitive or destiny. Drawing on fifteen years of original research, Daron Acemoglu and James Robinso...
Publish Date
2013-09-17T00:00:00.000Z
2013-09-17T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2012
Goodreads rating
4.06
ISBN
9780307719225
Recommendations
4
Recommendations
2020-02-01T09:02:01.000Z
@chapendamat1 Why Nations Fail is an amazing book. Enjoy      source
2019-06-15T10:56:04.000Z
Great book, very perceptive. I recommend it to anyone who is open-minded and keen to help build a successful nation that provides support and is home to aspirant youths. 🇿🇦      source
2012-10-30T19:28:37.000Z
Which Nations Failed? I offer a perspective on the excellent book by Profs. Acemoglu and Robinson, Why Nations Fail:      source