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Review: The End of Poverty

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A bit naive, but a necessary read for those interested on ending poverty. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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If someone were to ask me for the list of books that they absolutely need to read, I would put this book on that list. You don't have to agree with all of the conclusions - although Mr. Sachs provides ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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I read this a while ago and forgot to post it. Comprehensive and well researched with tons and tons of information. Flooded with data, often too much for a casual read, but informing and enjoyable none the less. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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This is a good intro to development econ from the outspoken wunderkind of the field, Jeff Sachs. It's a little heavy on the pontification and light on the cynicism, but what do you expect with this title? Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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3.5 stars. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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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

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Sachs's account of his experience in Bolivia, Poland and Russia are certainly a good read. His comparison of why a state run system didn't work in Russia but did work in China is insightful. However ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Trey Malone - Goodreads

I found the tone of this book to be far too preachy, albeit completely inappropriate in its policy proposals. Of course, Sachs' title set himself up for failure, and his Keynesian approach was clearly too tidy and simplistic. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

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I found the tone of this book to be far too preachy, albeit completely inappropriate in its policy proposals. Of course, Sachs' title set himself up for failure, and his Keynesian approach was clearly too tidy and simplistic. Read full review


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