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What Makes a Nation Rich? One Economist’s Big Answer

Posted by Bola Egunjobi on May 7, 2011

Say you’re a world leader and you want your country’s economy to prosper. According to this Clark Medal winner from MIT, there’s a simple solution: start with free elections.

By Daron Acemoglu

(In Esquire Magazine, November 18, 2009)

Read more: http://www.esquire.com/features/best-and-brightest-2009/world-poverty-map-1209#ixzz1Li9ehsos

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