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Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Ajay - Goodreads

Sachs is an optimist. He is optimistic about the prospects of ending extreme poverty by 2015, he is optimistic of the Bretton-Woods institutions reforming themselves to adequately represent the poor ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Ankur Verma - Goodreads

Perhaps the greatest book in contemporary economics I've read till now which adequately answers some of the most puzzling questions of differential growth and opportunities in economic development ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Alaa - Goodreads

it was really detailed and was the sum of working for so many years. you definitely need an accounting, economic, background to actually understand everything. it was tiresome for me to continue at ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Anthony - Goodreads

Encouraging and exciting message. Pretty repetitive though. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Corey Holmes - Goodreads

Insightful look into the world's plight, extreme poverty. The good news is the next generation of African leaders will hopefully not commit global mistakes of the past. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Bethany - Goodreads

This book had some interesting points but was a bit dry for someone who is not an economist. I enjoyed the case studies, explanation of the background and process of establishing the Millennium ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Katherine - Goodreads

Interesting macroeconomic discussion of poverty, but at times just seems too full of himself and redundant. It would be interesting to see where the world is in the Millennium Development Goals a decade later and following the Great Recession. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Auntie Greed - Goodreads

Sorry to see that his plans went off track when the Great Recession hit us all. I will try to see what he is saying as of late through Twitter and other sources. He is a marvelously informed activist and champion. His perspective helped me a great deal. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Hazel - Goodreads

A very thorough, specific, and thought provoking book about the underlying reasons for poverty in the developing world, and potential solutions. Sachs, an economist, who has helped countries such as ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Nell - Goodreads

People in extreme poverty can't get a foot on the lowest rung of the ladder of economic development that would let them work themselves up from subsistence level (or even below). Extreme poverty ... Read full review


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