The Rise and Decline of Nations: Economic Growth, Stagflation, and Social Rigidities

  • 10h 19m 26s
  • Mancur Olson
  • Recorded Books, Inc.
  • 2022

The updated edition of Mancur Olson's award-winning book The Rise and Decline of Nations.

About the Author

Mancur Olson was an American economist and political scientist who taught at the University of Maryland, College Park.

In this Audiobook

  • Introduction to the Veritas Paperback Edition by Edward L. Glaeser
  • Chapter 1 - The Questions, and the Standards a Satisfactory Answer Must Meet
  • Chapter 2 - The Logic
  • Chapter 3 - The Implications
  • Chapter 4 - The Developed Democracies Since World War II
  • Chapter 5 - Jurisdictional Integration and Foreign Trade
  • Chapter 6 - Inequality, Discrimination, and Development
  • Chapter 7 - Stagflation, Unemployment, and Business Cycles: An Evolutionary Approach to Macroeconomics