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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 Robin...
Publish Date
September 17
First Published in 2012
Goodreads rating
Feb 01, 2020
@chapendamat1 Why Nations Fail is an amazing book. Enjoy      source
Jun 15, 2019
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
Oct 30, 2012
Which Nations Failed? I offer a perspective on the excellent book by Profs. Acemoglu and Robinson, Why Nations Fail:      source