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Daron Acemoglu: why ICT succeeds (or doesn’t)

Author of the best-selling book Why Nations Fail and one of the world’s most renowned economists, Daron Acemoglu represents an influential voice in debates on the interplay between growth, politics and technology. In this exclusive interview, he explains what makes institutions key actors in determining the impact of ICT – and urgently calls for technology companies to commit to positive social transformation, rather than repression.