Margolis, Lawrence

Dr. Margolis received his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Michigan. He has taught political science at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, TX for the past 19 years.

Key Factors for Economic Success in Industrial Nations: A Statistical Analysis
2008 0-7734-5071-8
This work investigates the factors that have enabled some industrialized nations such as the United States, Sweden, and Japan to have more successful economies than others like South Korea, Greece, and Portugal. This rigorous statistical analysis yields numerous unexpected results.

What is the Most Important Thing that makes a Developing Nation Economically successful? Education, Trade, Democracy, Women or Other
2019 1-4955-0730-0
Dr. Margolis' book analyzes the importance of several economic and cultural factors that impact the development of economic success in the developing world. It compiles data to consider the importance each factor, education, trade, democracy, women, or other, in the economic success or failure of developing nations.