Olson’s book: power and Prosperity

In the last section of chapter 5, Mancur Olson states that autocratic societies under certain conditions ( which he has not specify here) can experience a high rate of economic growth. China is an obvious example of such societies. While his statement does follow the logic of " collective action organization"( special interest group) presented in chapter 5, it seems to contradict more tenets of Olson?s theory Discuss (check midcourse.net for the help you need)ed in Chapter 1, specially page15-24.Is the statement about economic benefit of autocracy correct?explain your answer in Olson?s theory. You can also use empirical example but not required.If it is correct, how does it fit with his idea that democracy have "encompassing interest" while autocrats have narrow interest,Try to be specific as possible.

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