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Indigenous and colonial origins of comparative economic development : the case of colonial India and Africa (English)

This paper concerns the institutional origins of economic development, emphasizing the cases of nineteenth-century India and Africa. Colonial institutions-the law, western style property rights, newspapers and statistical analysis-played an important part in the emergence of Indian public and commercial life in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4474 JAN 01, 2008

Bayly, C. A. Disclosed