August 21, 2007

England's success may be in our genes

A radical explanation of what made this island so wealthy
Gregory Clark
"The Industrial Revolution is the great event of world history. Before this, from the Stone Age to 1800, there was no gain in average living conditions. Now incomes rise steadily."
England’s success may be in our genes | Gregory Clark - Times Online Posted by Martin Sewell at August 21, 2007 7:02 PM