Book Discussion on The Idealist

Nina Munk talked about her book, The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty, in which she chronicles the promise and eventual… read more

Nina Munk talked about her book, The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty, in which she chronicles the promise and eventual failure of Jeffrey Sachs' Millennium Village Project that had the end goal of eradicating poverty around the world. She spent 6 years following Jeffrey Sachs and his project team in Africa. During this event, hosted by the Reason Foundation, Ms. Munk spoke with Gene Epstein of Barron’s Financial Weekly. close

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Book Discussion on The Idealist

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315084-1
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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 3, 2014

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  • Sep 21, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 2013 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 06, 2013 | 2:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 10, 2013 | 6:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 2014 | 8:52pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 03, 2014 | 12:53am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 03, 2014 | 4:51am EST | C-SPAN 2
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