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10/29/2009 1 The End of Poverty by Jeffery Sachs Ali Rizvi, Carly Chupp, Tom Anton, Darshini Nanavati, Swetha Krishnakumar, Akhil Bhandari Overview y Global Poverty y Main Causes y Countries Facing Poverty y Current Approach y Millennium Development Goals y Solutions
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10/29/2009 2 Global Poverty y Economic Opportunity vs No Economic Opportunity y Types y Extreme Poverty y Moderate Poverty y Relative Poverty y Examples y Malaw Malawi y India y Beijing Percent of world making less than $1/day Main Causes of Poverty Political Geographic Disease • Corruption • Restrictions on global interaction • Lack of moral values •H i gh transportation costs • Resources not available • Climate •T r e a tm en
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10/29/2009 3 Voiceless Dying: Africa and disease y Disease Spread y High malaria infection rate L AID /HIV t if td y Large AIDs/HIV percent infected y Politics not the main source of economic problems India’s Market Reform: Hope over fear y British Control y British East India Trading Company y Minimized the Indian population educated
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This note was uploaded on 11/27/2009 for the course ISYE 4803 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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