Tag: economics of colonialism

More on the perils of late colonisation

Colonialism and Modern Income: Islands as Natural Experiments by James Feyrer and Bruce Sacerdote

From https://www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1162/rest.91.2.245

Was It Good Fortune to be Enslaved by the British Empire?

Bruce Gilley – “African Civilization and the Premature Termination of Colonialism”

Bruce Gilley Lecture on colonialism with Commentary by Paul Bjerk

The Case for Colonialism with Dr. Bruce Gilley

Acemoglu and Robinson do their best at blaming colonialism for Africa’s woes. Made the terrible preexisting institutions worse?

Acemoglu and Robinson on inclusive institutions and American exceptionalism

Acemoglu and Robinson on comparative economic development