Search Results: "Daron Acemoglu"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 20, 2012

"For economics and political-science students, surely, but also for the general reader who will appreciate how gracefully the authors wear their erudition."
Following up on their earlier collaboration (Economic Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy, 2005), two scholars examine why some nations thrive and others don't. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AS THE POPPIES BLOOMED by Maral Boyadjian
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 4, 2015

"Powerful and sensitive, this tragic novel helps illuminate a historical episode still too little known or acknowledged."
On the eve of war and destruction, an Armenian family tries to maintain its traditional way of life in this historical novel. Read full book review >