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Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

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

User Review  - Abner Rosenweig - Goodreads

Could the world end poverty within the next 10 years? Yes! Do the people in power have the will to do it? No! That's the tragedy. The rancid stench of human greed runs deep. Since writing his book ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Megan - Goodreads

I get the point of the book, but hate how it was written. It was one part humble brag, one part mind numbing tables and seemingly endless percentages an dollar amounts, and then one part clear idea. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Shefali Patel - Goodreads

Great read very eye-opening Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Krishna Kumar - Goodreads

Optimism about how the world is slowly emerging out of poverty combined with the knowledge that a lot more has to be done to complete the task. This is one of the best books I have read. It contains several case studies from various countries in different stages of the poverty cycle. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Mateen Mahboubi - Goodreads

I did not like this one. About three times too long and if you're going to include personal stories in a book like this, at least try to make them interesting and less self-congratulatory. There are ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Kirsten - Goodreads

Reading this book for work - as a part of our Campaign to Reduce Poverty in America. Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Vince - Goodreads

I enjoyed the descriptions of how some economies were saved by relatively simple policy changes. The book represents a good call to action for rich countries by putting into perspective the small ... Read full review

Review: The End of Poverty

User Review  - Calynn - Goodreads

This book would have been a lot better if Sachs had not spent so much time talking about how great he is and how he single-handedly saved several countries and would have saved many more if only they ... Read full review


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