How the West Grew Rich

by Nathan Rosenberg | June 1, 1987 | Business & Money

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How did the West—Europe, Canada, and the United States—escape from immemorial poverty into sustained economic growth and material well-being when other societies remained trapped in an endless cycle of birth, hunger, hardship, and death? In this elegant synthesis of economic history, two scholars argue that it is the political pluralism and the flexibility of the West's institutions—not corporate organizati...

More details for How the West Grew Rich

  • ISBN #

    0465031099

  • Page count

    368 pages

  • Publication Date

    June 1, 1987

  • Publisher

    Basic Books

  • Category

    Non-Fiction

  • Genre

    Business & Money

  • Amazon Star Rating

    4.5

  • Amazon Ratings Count

    26 ratings

  • Amazon Last Rating Data Date

    August 9, 2021

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