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Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Joshua - Goodreads

Sachs makes a great case for why the West (specifically the US) should make much great efforts to alleviate poverty in Africa and all over the world. Citing numerous studies and economic data, Sachs ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Areyoume712 - Goodreads

There are ways and possibilities for people living with poverty to live better ones. But at the same time, reminds me that the way he regards as "development" may not be always good. I hope the answer is not to "Make it colony and give them better lives." Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Dennis C. - Goodreads

Jeffery Sachs is an admirable guy. He has dedicated himself to eradicating extreme poverty, and his book sets out a clear path to do just that. His common sense approach to the issues truly makes it ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Hans - Goodreads

Very optimistic book. I can only hope that it will be applied. Jeffrey Sachs goes to great lengths to prove that it is possible to break the cycle of poverty. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - William - Goodreads

Jeff Sachs is awe-inspiring and his vision, while a bit far-reaching, is worth reading. Convinces us that we, on an individual level, can affect the world. Can one man change the world? He thinks so. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

great great book. can get a little too mired in detail after a while, but definitely worth reading, esp. in light of our world's food crisis and soaring prices. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Michele :) - Goodreads

This book really got me thinking about the root causes of poverty and the best ways to solve poverty. It made me rethink some of my previous beliefs about poverty and the solutions to poverty. It alos ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Kristin - Goodreads

A new way to think of global economics, for sure. I need some time to process his concept of capitalism with a heart as the best vehicle for social justice. I can respect the way Sachs tries to find a ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

It made me really sad to realize how many lives mosquito netting could save. I also disgusted me how little we would each have to sacrifice to help a lot of people. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Jennifer Kern - Goodreads

Will change the way you think about global poverty. Not easy to get through but a great book. Read full review


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