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Daron Acemoglu on equality and institutions

Prof. Daron Acemoglu gave an interesting interview to Five Books. The interview covers lots of ground and provides useful introductions to the five books he recommends. 413 more words


Profile Response: Tatiana Fallon, Louisville, KY

I never met Tatiana Fallon, my niece by marriage, or her two daughters, Sarah and Anna, before pedaling up to the house in Louisville that she shares with her sister’s family. 301 more words


The New York Times By the Book Tag

This tag has been circulating on the BookTube having been started by Marie Berg and the questions were just pretty interesting, and I hunted down the… 666 more words


Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty

Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?

Why did the Industrial Revolution happen in England, instead of Moldova? 173 more words