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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

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

I've been re-reading this for a paper I'm writing for school. It's an amazing book. I love the idea that, "despite human irrationality and passions, human reason can still be harnessed--through ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Avash Rao - Goodreads

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

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

The first half is an excellent watered-down practical economics lesson for the non-ECB majors around (me). Sachs' writing is very deliberate and rational, which is suitable for an academic as well as ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - John Hurd, Jr. - Goodreads

Important read for understanding where the varying conditions of civilization are around the world and what is needed for all to have a chance at a healthy lifestyle. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Corey - Goodreads

Jeffrey Sachs has an engaging, conversational style and boundless optimism. He describes economic situations and events in understandable language in a way that's not boring most of the time. I found ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Colleen - Goodreads

Fascinating and inspiring. A little bit of tough economics for this english major. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Daour - Goodreads

A bit technical but also a great read. inspired me enough!!! Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Lollo - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book. I found it quite interesting. He calls out the US, World Bank, IMF on all of their short comings and lack of perspective economically. He has a very optimistic approach ... Read full review


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