In fact, most of these institutions have been failing and are in desperate need of repair and reform.
- Daron Acemoglu
- Project Syndicate
BOSTON – The storming of the US Capitol by Donald Trump’s supporters on January 6 may be remembered as a turning point in American history.
The insurrection, incited by the president himself, has raised profound questions about the kind of political institutions future generations will inherit.
Two narratives have come to describe this nadir of an…