The Great Degeneration: How Institutions Decay and Economies Die

by Niall Ferguson

Hardcover, 2013

Publication

Penguin Press (2013), Edition: 1St Edition, 192 pages

Description

Business. History. Politics. Nonfiction. Bestselling author and world-renowned historian Niall Ferguson has won widespread acclaim for thought-provoking works such as Civilization and High Financier. The Great Degeneration tackles nothing less than the decline of Western civilization. Ferguson posits that slowing growth, outrageous debt, and antisocial behavior are contributing to the erosion of the West's once rock-solid foundations. Ferguson excavates the causes and shows how heroic leadership and radical reform are needed to right the course.

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

2012

Physical description

192 p.; 5.75 inches

ISBN

1594205450 / 9781594205453
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