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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

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Shawn - Goodreads

call to rich nations to give 0.7 GDP to end extreme poverty. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Breezy - Goodreads

Still working on this one, but very interesting so far. Sachs is the first person to make economics and political-economy strategies make sense to me. Plus, every time I read a chapter, I feel all fired up to save the world! Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

The first interesting (and useful) book written by an economist in the history of the world! Really, I learned so much from reading this and I would recommend it to anyone interested in practical ways to spread the wealth. Read full review


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