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Randolph M. Siverson

Randolph M. Siverson is Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Davis.

Titles by This Author

The authors of this ambitious book address a fundamental political question: why are leaders who produce peace and prosperity turned out of office while those who preside over corruption, war, and misery endure? Considering this political puzzle, they also answer the related economic question of why some countries experience successful economic development and others do not.