"Barriers to Riches" by Stephen L. Parente, Edward C. Prescott
The Walras-Pareto Lectures, at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales, Universite de Lausanne
The МIТ Рress | 2000 | ISBN: 0262161931 9780262161930 9780585442624 | 184 pages | PDF | 4 MB
Barriers to Riches reflects a decade of research by the authors on this question. Like other books on the subject, it makes use of historical examples and industry studies to illuminate potential explanations for income differences.