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I am not an economist or an historian but I still found this book interesting, as it gives a global outlook on the economy and the reason of angud advancement of of different economies at different times.
The World Economy: A Millennial Perspective by Angus Maddison
Amazingly detailed and meticulous quantification of the world’s economic performance over a millenium, leaving no lands, no civilisations, no society uncharted. The book is a sequel to the author’s Monitoring the World Economy: The third is to scrutinize the interaction between the rich and the rest to assess the degree to which this relationship was exploitative. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Alejandro marked it as to-read Oct 19, The biggest gains occurred in the wealthy regions of today Sean added it Sep 30, Cecilia Rodriguez marked it as to-read Mar 15, While a few elements of it are perspectivd dated, as far as I can tell, for maddisom pre’s economy worldwide and by region, this is still the go-to book and with good reason.
The first is a pioneering effort to quantify the economic performance of nations over the very long term.
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The book is a sequel to the author’s Monitoring the World Economy: No trivia or quizzes yet. Anand marked it as to-read Jan 07, The book has several objectives.
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