Overview: This is a must-read for anybody interested in the wealth and health of nations."–Daron Acemoglu, coauthor of Why Nations Fail "At once engaging and compassionate, this is an uplifting story by a major scholar.
Book Description: Asserts that 250 years ago, some parts of the world began to experience sustained progress, opening up gaps and setting the stage for today’s hugely unequal world and examines the United States, a nation that has prospered but is today experiencing slower growth and increasing inequality.
- Title: The Great Escape
- Authors: Duncan Green
- Publisher : Princeton University Press
- Published Date: 2015-05-26
- Category: Economics, Business & Economics
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