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Explaining the Power of Institutions

March 28, 2012 1 minute Read by Amity Shlaes

"Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty" by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson is the best book on economics published in years. A quality interview (as usual) with Acemoglu by Russ Roberts is also highly recommended.

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