The Resource The end of poverty : economic possibilities for our time, Jeffrey D. Sachs

The end of poverty : economic possibilities for our time, Jeffrey D. Sachs

Label
The end of poverty : economic possibilities for our time
Title
The end of poverty
Title remainder
economic possibilities for our time
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sachs, Jeffrey
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC59.72.P6
LC item number
S225 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Developing Countries
  • Poverty
  • Economic assistance
  • Developing countries
  • Developing countries
Label
The end of poverty : economic possibilities for our time, Jeffrey D. Sachs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Bono -- A global family portrait -- The spread of economic prosperity -- Why some countries fail to thrive -- Clinical economics -- Bolivia's high-altitude hyperinflation -- Poland's return to Europe -- Reaping the whirlwind: Russia's struggle for normalcy -- China: catching up after half a millennium -- India's market reforms: the triumph of hope over fear -- The voiceless dying: Africa and disease -- The Millennium, 9/11, and the United Nations -- On-the-ground solutions for ending poverty -- Making the investments needed to end poverty -- A global compact to end poverty -- Can the rich afford to help the poor? -- Myths and magic bullets -- Why we should do it -- Our generation's challenge
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 396 p.
Isbn
9781594200458
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20040659 42
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)57243168
Label
The end of poverty : economic possibilities for our time, Jeffrey D. Sachs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Bono -- A global family portrait -- The spread of economic prosperity -- Why some countries fail to thrive -- Clinical economics -- Bolivia's high-altitude hyperinflation -- Poland's return to Europe -- Reaping the whirlwind: Russia's struggle for normalcy -- China: catching up after half a millennium -- India's market reforms: the triumph of hope over fear -- The voiceless dying: Africa and disease -- The Millennium, 9/11, and the United Nations -- On-the-ground solutions for ending poverty -- Making the investments needed to end poverty -- A global compact to end poverty -- Can the rich afford to help the poor? -- Myths and magic bullets -- Why we should do it -- Our generation's challenge
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 396 p.
Isbn
9781594200458
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20040659 42
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)57243168

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