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The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor - Landes, David S
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The Wealth and Poverty of Nations is David S. Landes's acclaimed, best-selling exploration of one of the most contentious and hotly debated questions of our time: Why do some nations achieve economic success while others remain mired in poverty? The answer, as Landes definitively illustrates, is a complex interplay of cultural mores and historical circumstance. Rich with anecdotal evidence, piercing analysis, and a truly astonishing range of erudition, The Wealth and Poverty of Nations is a "picture of enormous sweep and ...

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The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor 1999, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393318883

Trade paperback

The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor 1998, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393040173

Hardcover