The Mechanics of Modernity in Europe and East Asia
Institutional Origins of Social Change and Stagnation
By (author) Erik Ringmar
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Mechanics of Modernity in Europe and East Asia by Erik Ringmar
Book DescriptionWhy, from the eighteenth century onwards, did some countries embark on a path of sustained economic growth, while others stagnated? This text looks at the kind of institutions that are required in order for change to take place, and Ringmar concludes that for sustained development to be possible, change must be institutionalized. Taking a global view, Ringmar investigates the implications of his conclusion on issues facing the developing world today.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415342544
(234mm x 156mm x 20mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 19-May-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Erik Ringmar
Erik Ringmar is in the Department of Government at the London School of Economics
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