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April 11th, 2008

The Earth: a user’s manual

By Martin Vander Weyer, The Telegraph Can it really be only three years since The End of Poverty, Jeffrey Sachs’s previous hellfire sermon on the sins of the rich world and what we must do to make amends? Yes it is, and you might be forgiven for thinking that another dose of high-moral medicine from [...]

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By Diane Coyle, The Independent In the early pages of his new book on “economics for a crowded planet”, Jeffrey Sachs makes the point that the challenges he is addressing don’t conform to the neat theories and divisions of academic research. What’s more, they vary in important detail from place to place. Tackling the linked [...]

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Jeffrey Sachs discusses Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet, as part of the Authors@Google series.

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