Book abstract: The expert contributors to this volume seek to identify reasons why prosperity has increased rapidly in some countries but not others by constructing and comparing cases. The case studies focus on the processes of nation building, state building, and economic development in comparably situated countries over the past hundred years.
|Title of host publication||Nation Building, State Building, and Economic Development: Case Studies and Comparisons|
|Publisher||M.E. Sharpe Inc.|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2009|