Appeared in: Volume 2, Number 5
Published on: May 1, 2007
Survival of the Fattest

Not all aspects of democracy are created equal, especially the effects of resource wealth on economic growth.

Paul Collier is professor of economics at Oxford University. His book, The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About It, will be published this May by Oxford University Press.
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