Part of the Columbia University lecture series.
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The Columbia Population Research Center, which is based at the Columbia School of Social Work, hosted Professor Jeffrey Sachs for a seminar entitled: “Africa’s Demographic Transition and Development.” This is the intro to the event, which took place on December 12, 2013.
Discussion begins at 5:00 min mark.