Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It
The Bottom Billion is an elegant and impassioned synthesis from one of the world's leading experts on Africa and poverty. It was hailed as "the best non-fiction book so far this year" by Nicholas Kristoff of The New York Times.
Paul M. Collier lectures in accounting at Aston Business School in Birmingham. He also delivers management training in accounting for non-finance managers. Paul previously worked in senior financial and general management positions in the UK and Australia.