What the Fastest-Growing Countries Can Teach Us
Publication Date: January 2008
Author(s): Michael Spence
Series: Hoover Digest
Keywords: A. Michael Spence; National Growth; National Development
Why do some countries succeed when others struggle? That is what Nobel laureate and Hoover Institution senior fellow A. Michael Spence and the Commission on Growth and Development, which Spence chaired, set out to discover in their landmark study (The Growth Report: Strategies for Sustained Growth and Inclusive Development, May 2008) of the world’s thirteen fastest-growing economies. Spence was interviewed about the report in Foreign Policy.