Failing the nation

the record of the nationalised industries by G. Polanyi

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Written in English
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Statementby G. Polanyi and P. Polanyi.
ContributionsPolanyi, P.
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Open LibraryOL20905350M

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Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty, first published inis a non-fiction book by Armenian-American economist Daron Acemoglu from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and British political scientist James A. Robinson from the University of Chicago. The book applies insights from institutional economics, development economics and economic history to Genre: Nonfiction.

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