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The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time

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A landmark exploration of the roots of economic prosperity and the escape from extreme poverty for the world's poorest citizens.

About the Author

Jeffrey D. Sachs is the Director of The Earth Institute, Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development, and Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University. He is also Special Advisor to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. From 2002 to 2006, he was Director of the UN Millennium Project and Special Advisor to United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on the Millennium Development Goals, the internationally agreed goals to reduce extreme poverty, disease, and hunger by the year 2015. Sachs is also President and Co-Founder of Millennium Promise Alliance, a nonprofit organization aimed at ending extreme global poverty.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780143143048
Publisher:
Penguin Audiobooks
Subject:
Economic Conditions
Read by:
Hilgartner, Malcolm
Read:
Hilgartner, Malcolm
Foreword by:
Bono
Foreword:
Bono
Author:
Sachs, Jeffrey D.
Author:
Hilgartner, Malcolm
Subject:
Development - Economic Development
Subject:
Economics - Macroeconomics
Subject:
Public Policy - Economic Policy
Subject:
Politics - General
Edition Description:
CD-Audio
Publication Date:
20080331
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
14
Dimensions:
6.29x5.18x1.54 in. .65 lbs.
Media Run Time:
840
Age Level:
from 18

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