By Peter Lewis
"Growing Apart is a vital and extraordinary contribution to the literature at the political economic system of improvement. Indonesia and Nigeria have lengthy awarded the most ordinary possibilities for comparative learn. Peter Lewis, considered one of America's most sensible students of Nigeria, has produced the definitive therapy in their divergent improvement paths. within the approach, he tells us a lot theoretically approximately while, why, and the way political associations form fiscal growth."
—Larry Diamond, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
"Growing Apart is a cautious and complicated research of the political elements that experience formed the commercial fortunes of Indonesia and Nigeria. either students and policymakers will make the most of this book's beneficial insights."
—Michael L. Ross, affiliate Professor of Political technology, Chair of overseas improvement reviews, UCLA
"Lewis offers a very well-documented comparative case learn of 2 nations with very much in universal, and but with remarkably assorted postcolonial histories. His strategy is a welcome departure from presently stylish makes an attempt to provide an explanation for improvement utilizing huge, multi-country databases choked with frequently doubtful measures of varied facets of 'governance.'"
—Ross H. McLeod, Editor, Bulletin of Indonesian monetary Studies
—Nicolas van de Walle, John S. Knight Professor of overseas reports, Cornell University
Peter M. Lewis is affiliate Professor and Director of the African experiences application, Johns Hopkins collage, university of complex overseas Studies.
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