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Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Jacob O'connor - Goodreads

Economics is like your crazy ex girlfriend. She stops taking her anti-depression medicine because she "feels fine". The first thing you know, she's sliced up all your under-shirts with a Ginsu Santoku ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Yang Chu - Goodreads

Expected to dislike, since it's all cool to hate on Sachs these days, but didn't. Some plodding Econ-101 bits, enjoyed the development stories. Will reserve judgment until have read the requisite Klein/Easterly counterpoints and Munk's Sachs profile. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Joanna - Goodreads

Good introduction to issue of poverty, but thought he could do more to site other authors; definitely written as an introduction. 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  - Xavier - Goodreads

Jeffrey Sachs is an American economist. But he isn't just any other economist, he has a plan: End poverty in our lifetime. He works with various governments and UN bodies. He has used revolutionary ... 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  - Jabu - Goodreads

Amazing book! Wish once a while our policy makers could read such books Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Naza Madukwe - Goodreads

I don't agree with all his ideas. However, I get the call to curb the excesses of the world bank and the IMF. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Vicki Edwards - Goodreads

It's a lot longer than it looks as the library will surely attest by my renewals but its well worth the read, what he says is based so much on his experience and recognition of the need to act. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Kyle Tucker - Goodreads

I enjoyed the development of the book and it's a fast read. It runs though development in Eastern Africa, surprisingly it also shows what happens when we place too much power in the hands of ... Read full review


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