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New Article on Douglass North Given Open Access Status by Journal by Hazel Gray

The journal Development and Change have given open access status to Hazel Gray's new article on Douglass North and his work on violence and development.

Nobel prize winner Douglass North (1920 – 2015) is best known for his work on institutions and economic history. Hazel’s article traces the development of North’s ideas across his lifetime and examines the role of violence and the idea of the economy in North’s most recent reformulation of New Institutional Economics.  

The article is available here:

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