State Capitalism, Flavor of the Month (or the Year or the Decade)
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson

Many think state capitalism is winning and is the way forward everywhere around the world (if only the thickheaded Anglo-Saxons understood…).

We think this confuses economics and politics. We tried to argue why here.

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