Grand Transition Book project


Part 1. Main ideas


Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 2. Some technical points

Chapter 3. The largest historical event: The end of Soviet Socialism


Part 2. Four transitions of institutions


Chapter 4. The Democratic Transition and the Jumps Model

Chapter 5. Long-run trends and spells, 1800-2016

Chapter 6. Events are practically random


The remaining chapters will be
Chapter 7. The Transition to the Market
Build on paper (11) on Grand Transition page (Spin off)
Chapter 8. The Transition of Corruption
build on paper (9) and (3) on Grand Transition page
Chapter 9. The Religious Transtion
Build on paper (2) (3) and a little on (4) on Religious transition page

Part 3. The Grand Transition

Chapter 10. The hump shaped transtion in the growth rate
Build on (7) on Grand Transition page
Chapter 11. Does the improvenemts of institutions harm development?
Build on (8) on Grand Transition page
Chapter 12. Conclusions


See also:

Page with papers on the Grand Transition

Page with papers on the Religious Transition