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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

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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

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User Review  - Bryan Bridgeman - Goodreads

Very interesting premise. The end of poverty is achievable in our lifetime! Read full review

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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

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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

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Miranda - Goodreads

Jeffrey Sachs really explained the global economic situation well. I really appreciated that he gave so much history and political background for global financial decisions made. Poverty is a complex ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jonathan Haley - Goodreads

Dead centerist and a bit wonkish. Puts all his eggs in the aid basket doesn't go into climate, history, or give much thought to selfagency of the poor. Still well written and important for perspective. Read full review

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User Review  - Karla - Goodreads

It started out interesting, but seemed to get quite repetitive. Or maybe it was just too dense for a book on tape. Read full review

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User Review  - Alison - Goodreads

This has been a great book for me. Blake is so proud that I read an economics book. The author did a great job at explaining a possible end to poverty. I only wish it would happen! Read full review

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User Review  - Wendy Yu - Goodreads

1. When a society is economically dominant, it is easy for its members to assume that such dominance reflects a deeper superiority - whether religious, racial, genetic, cultural, or institutional ... Read full review


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