Table of contents for The bottom billion : why the poorest countries are failing and what can be done about it / by Paul Collier.

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Part I: What¿s the Issue?
A Personal Preface
Chapter 1: Falling Behind and Falling Apart: the Bottom Billion
Part II: The Traps
Chapter 2: The Conflict Trap
Chapter 3: The Natural Resource Trap
Chapter 4: Landlocked with Bad Neighbors
Chapter 5: Bad Governance in a Small Country
Part III: An Interlude: Globalization to the Rescue?
Chapter 6: On Missing the Boat: the Marginalization of the Bottom Billion in the World Economy
Part IV: The Instruments
Chapter 7: Aid to the Rescue?
Chapter 8: Military Intervention
Chapter 9: Laws and Charters
Chapter 10: Trade
Part V: The Struggle for the Bottom Billion
Chapter 11: An Agenda for Action
Research on Which This Book Is Based

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Poor -- Developing countries.
Poverty -- Developing countries.