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Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Maureen - Goodreads

Though I raced through the first half of the book on a train ride (yes, I know, I seem to be on public transportation oh so much these days) the second half took me an uncommonly substantial portion ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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Good overview of why certain civilizations are poor and other rich. Begins with a very macro economic view and top to bottom approach for solving poverty. He then progresses to a more community driven ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Kendra - Goodreads

While I received a lot of negative feedback about this book before I read it, I learned a lot from it. Yes, the author is a bit arrogant and he does propose some very controversial ideas (corruption ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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"its all about how we can make the world without poverty" Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Amaury Sautour - Goodreads

The End of Poverty by Jeffrey Sachs presents in a very efficient way -- simply and logically -- how things can, could and should change in the world economy. You may want to read this book if you want ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Stephanie Marie - Goodreads

Okay, okay, we've all heard the criticisms-- Sachs is a self-absorbed "shock doctor" who has befriended Bono and Angelina Jolie and marketed some ridiculous idea of using capitalism to rid the world ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

One-sixth of the world lives like we do...first world people. Two-thirds live in varying states of second world countries with varying states of health care and food supply, but for the most part they ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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What can I say? Sachs is my favorite economist. While his ideas are admittedly idealistic and grand, I admire his hopefulness and his ability to galvanize others. Raises awareness for global poverty and the MDGs. Inspiring! Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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great start, then his recommendations come in... all down hill from there. I have tremendous respect for the man and what he has done, but, well...sorry? Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Marcella - Goodreads

Sach's is a global economist who helped create a capitalist economy in Poland after Communism fell. He tried to do the same for Russia. It seems, at least in his words, if a government turned their ... Read full review


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