So Far Polarization  
Monday, June 17, 2013
Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson

In our last post, we worried that Turkish politics will become even more polarized unless some leader showed the same courage and foresight as Nelson Mandela did in South Africa.

So far, unfortunately, no Mandela and lots of polarization in Turkey, as this news article attests.

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