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The Great Escape - a book by Deaton, Angus

The Great Escape

Health, Wealth, and the Origins of Inequality

The Great Escape( )
Author: Deaton, Angus
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

The world is a better place than it used to be. People are healthier, wealthier, and live longer. Yet the escapes from destitution by so many has left gaping inequalities between people and nations. In The Great Escape, Angus Deaton--one of the foremost experts on economic development and on poverty--tells the remarkable story of how, beginning 250 years ago, some parts of the world experienced sustained progress, opening up gaps and setting the stage for today's...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / General
Business & Economics / Development / Economic Development
Business & Economics / Economics / General
Medical / Public Health
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.396 x 9.594 x 1.137 Inches
Book Weight:1.438 Pounds

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