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Inside the Vault, Spring 2009: Which Came First - Democracy or Growth?


The Spring 2009 issue features "Which Came First—Democracy or Growth?" The article addresses a challenging question about why most rich countries are democratic and most dictatorships are poor.

•  Full issue (pdf)

•  Lesson plan: Which Came First—Democracy or Growth?

•  Index

•  Which Came First—Democracy or Growth?

•  Q & A

•  Economic Snapshot - Real GDP Growth: Compounded annual rates of changes

•  Bulletin Board

•  Featured Resources

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Audience:   High School, Consumers, Middle School, College
Language:   English
Subjects:   Civics/Government, Economics
Resource Types:   Publications
Concepts:   Broad Social Goals, Productivity