A compelling theory on the rationale for the changing fortunes of nations
Mançur Lloyd Olson Jr. was an American economist and political scientist who taught at the University of Maryland, College Park. Edward L. Glaeser is the Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics at Harvard University.
“A convincing book that could make a big difference in the way we think about modern economic problems.”—Peter Passell, New York Times Book Review
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