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Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty

Gönül DİNÇER.

Abstract
Gönül Dinçer from Gazi University Department of Economics reviews “Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty” by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson. A summary of theoretical framework of the book is provided in this review with some commentaries on the theory of the writers and the Turkish translation of the book.

Key words: Development economics, comparative country studies, political institutions, economic institutions. JEL Classification: O17, O57, Y30.



Ulusların Düşüşü - Güç, Zenginlik ve Yoksulluğun Kökenleri

Ozet
Bu çalışma, Daron Acemoğlu ve James Robinson’un ortak eseri olan “Ulusların Düşüşü - Güç, Zenginlik ve Yoksulluğun Kökenleri” isimli kitabın, Gazi Üniversitesi İktisat Bölümü’nden Gönül Dinçer tarafından yapılan bir değerlendirmesidir. Çalışmada, kitabın kuramsal çerçevesi özetlenmiş ve yazarların kuramı ile kitabın Türkçe çevirisi üzerine birkaç değerlendirmeye yer verilmiştir.

Anahtar Kelimeler: Kalkınma ekonomisi, karşılaştırmalı ülke incelemeleri, siyasal kurumlar, ekonomik kurumlar. JEL Sınıflaması: O17, O57, Y30.


 
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REFERENCES
Acemoðlu, D. & Robinson, J. A. (2012). Uluslarýn Düþüþü - Güç, Zenginlik ve Yoksulluðun Kökenleri. Ýstanbul: Doðan Egmont Yayýncýlýk ve Yapýmcýlýk Tic. A.Þ.
Acemoðlu, D. & Robinson, J. A. (2012). Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty. London: Profile Books Ltd.
Chang, H. J. (2003). Kicking Away the Ladder - Development Strategy in Historical Perspective. New York: Anthem Press.
Schumpeter, J. A. (1976). Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy. Routledge.

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Gonul DINCER. [Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty]. Ekonomik Yaklasim. 2014; 25(93): 65-76. Turkish. doi:10.5455/ey.35517


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Gonul DINCER. [Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty]. Ekonomik Yaklasim. (2014), [cited March 23, 2019]; 25(93): 65-76. Turkish. doi:10.5455/ey.35517



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Gonul DINCER (2014) [Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty]. Ekonomik Yaklasim, 25 (93), 65-76. Turkish. doi:10.5455/ey.35517



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Gonul DINCER. 2014. [Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty]. Ekonomik Yaklasim, 25 (93), 65-76. Turkish. doi:10.5455/ey.35517



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Gonul DINCER. "[Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty]." Ekonomik Yaklasim 25 (2014), 65-76. Turkish. doi:10.5455/ey.35517



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Gonul DINCER. "[Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty]." Ekonomik Yaklasim 25.93 (2014), 65-76. Print.Turkish. doi:10.5455/ey.35517



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Gonul DINCER (2014) [Why Nations Fail - The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty]. Ekonomik Yaklasim, 25 (93), 65-76. Turkish. doi:10.5455/ey.35517