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January 27, 2005

20050127: Econ 113: Class Opening Question

Class Opening Question: Consider Engerman and Sokoloff’s political-economy explanation of the large current gap in prosperity between North America and South America. Assume that their explanation is correct. Write two sentences on what you think the implications are for how one should act to accelerate development in Latin America today.

Posted by DeLong at January 27, 2005 10:27 AM