The Fall of the Berlin Wall and Social Democracy (Project-Syndicate)

The fall of the Berlin Wall heralded not only the collapse of communism in Europe, but also the destruction of a broader – and far more constructive – social-democratic compact. To prevent a return to extremism and instability, that compact must be refashioned for the twenty-first century.

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/fall-of-social-democracy-after-end-of-communism-by-daron-acemoglu-2019-11

Daron Acemoglu, Professor of Economics at MIT, is co-author (with James A. Robinson) of Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty and The Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty.

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