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Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - David Witte - Goodreads

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  - Amanda - Goodreads

Very good....although I think his proposals and solutions a little naive and overly idealistic. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Guy J - Goodreads

I got turned on to Sachs from my Economics professor (Dr Nickels) during my MBA program. "The End of Poverty" is an interesting and easy read. Like Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Sachs states the basics ... Read full review

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User Review  - Taufan - Goodreads

"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

User Review  - Tara - Goodreads

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

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

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


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