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Dr Jeffrey David Sachs
USA

Dr Jeffrey David Sachs

Date of Birth: 05/11/1954
Place of Birth: Detroit, Michigan


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The fastest growing family

However, a suggestion by UN development advisor Jeffrey Sachs that Nigeria should limit families to a maximum of three children has won little support...


Bringing in the harvest

The big idea of a development push in Africa, to be part-financed by Western aid, has been propagated by rock stars and given intellectual credibility by United States' economist Jeffrey Sachs...


Here comes Hokkaido

Invitations went out to the Irish rockstar Bono, Senegalese singer and activist Youssou N'Dour, and evangelical economist Jeffrey Sachs...


Race to the top

Out of politics for more than a decade, he recently appeared on the development economics circuit alongside the well-known US economist Jeffrey Sachs...


The good, the bad and the ugly rumours

The accord was meant to synthesise the conclusions of a high-level panel which UN Secretary General Kofi Annan had set up in 2003 to examine threats to peace and security with a detailed report by economist Jeffrey Sachs on the UN's Millennium Development Goals (MDG) of reducing global poverty by half by 2015...


Helpless about AIDS

Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the Center for International Development at Harvard and a hard-headed campaigner for the world's poor, says international investors are 'dumb-struck' at the government's inadequate response...


The centre isn't holding

As African governments and the United Nations belatedly hammer out the message on HIV-AIDS, campaigners for cheaper drugs - such as the HIV retrovirals and anti-malarials - will take centre stage, backed by economists such as Harvard's Jeffrey Sachs and Ghana's former Finance Minister, Kwesi Botchwey...


Hard loans

Nigeria's stance will also hearten campaigners such as Jubilee 2000, which has been pushing for debt-forgiveness, as well as Harvard economist Jeffrey Sachs, who has pressed for a write-off of Nigeria's debt in several financial papers in Europe and the USA...


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