Riches among the Ruins
Robert P. Smith
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When a country falls apart
How does a financier or an economist understand these phrases, when applied to a country: ‘third world,’ ‘developing nation,’ or ‘emerging market’? In financial terms, of course, answers Robert P. Smith in Riches among the Ruins: Adventures in the dark corners of the global economy.