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PROFESSOR JEFFREY SACHS

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Profile including video clips

Columbia Earth Institute

Sachs discusses his book The End of Poverty at Carnegie Hall in 2005

Profile including video clips

Jeffrey Sachs on Myspace

Yale Economic Review on Sachs

Sachs editorial column for Project Syndicate

Sachs interview on US PBS website

Further Reading

The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time
by Jeffrey D. Sachs
Paperback: 384 pages
Publisher: Penguin (7 April 2005)

Overview: Investing in Development (UN Millennium Development Library)
by Jeffrey D. Sachs
Paperback: 92 pages
Publisher: Earthscan Publications Ltd (1 Jun 2005)

India in the Era of Economic Reforms
by Jeffrey Sachs (Editor), Ashutosh Varshney (Editor), Nirupam Bajpai (Editor)
Paperback: 336 pages
Publisher: OUP India; new edition (24 Aug 2000)

Understanding Shock Therapy (Social Market Foundation Occasional Paper)
by Jeffrey Sachs
Paperback: 44 pages
Publisher: The Social Market Foundation (Sep 1994)


CLIMATE CHANGE

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BBC weather site on climate change

BBC Science and Nature

BBC Weather - greenhouses gases

Elsewhere on the internet

Climate Ark

Wikipedia article

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate change

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Discovery of Global Warming

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UN AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

Official UN site

The UN on Wikipedia

International relations on Wikipedia

Keele University - international organisations list

UN Development Project

Millennium Promise

Millennium Development goals


GLOBALIZATION

Globalization on Wikipedia

World Bank report

Global Culture

Index of Globalization

Anti-globalization on Wikipedia


POVERTY

Outreach International

UN Poverty Centre

Child Poverty Research

Angelina Jolie and Professor Jeffrey Sachs in Africa, on MTV

The Borgen Project

The George Foundation

The Anti-Poverty Campaign

UNICEF - child poverty report

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THE LECTURES

Lecture audio and transcripts will be available after each broadcast. Each lecture will be available as an MP3 download for 7 days after the first broadcast.

Lecture 1: Wednesday 11 April 2007, 9am
  • Bursting at the Seams

  • Lecture 2: Wednesday 18 April, 8pm
  • Survival in the Anthropocene

  • Lecture 3: Wednesday 25 April, 8pm
  • The Great Convergence

  • Lecture 4: Wednesday 2 May, 8pm
  • Economic Solidarity for a Crowded Planet

  • Lecture 5: Wednesday 9 May, 8pm
  • Global Politics in a Complex Age.



  • INTERNET LINKS

    You can use the following links to find out more about issues raised by the lectures:
  • Jeffrey Sachs
  • Climate change
  • UN and International Relations
  • Globalization
  • Poverty


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