Can More Cash and Good Intentions End Extreme Poverty: On Sachs’ New Book

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Live 8: Will it have any effect?

Live 8, the rock/pop music extravaganza to raise consciousness about poverty in Africa, was this past weekend in about ten cities around the world, including London, Philly, Tokyo, Berlin, Rome, among others. Organized by Bob Geldof, he of the Boomtown Rats and probably more famously, of having organized the first Live Aid twenty years ago [...]