The Bottom Billion

The Bottom Billion

Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About It

Book - 2008
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The Bottom Billion is an elegant and impassioned synthesis from one of the world's leading experts on Africa and poverty. It was hailed as "the best non-fiction book so far this year" by Nicholas Kristoff of The New York Times.

Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
ISBN: 9780195374636
0195374630
9780195373387
0195373383
Branch Call Number: 338.9009 COL
Characteristics: xiii, 209 p. 21 cm

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Nowotny11
Nov 09, 2017

The book is a little dry - written by a technocrat, but with good intentions.

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Nh7
Aug 17, 2011

I found this book amazingly inspirational. It is a must read for anyone trying to understand poverty and international development.

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