Jeffrey Sachs on the US economy

Jeffrey Sachs on the US economy: ‘It’s been an amazing ride for the rich’ — the Guardian
 

 
Jeffrey Sachs in conversation at the Guardian Open Weekend. Here, he discusses how globalisation has exacerbated income inequalities and the control over politics exerted by the rich, citing the Occupy movement which he describes as a ‘public relations hazard not a health hazard’
http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/video/2012/apr/12/jeffrey-sachs-us-economy-video
 
Jeffrey Sachs: watch the interview in full – the Guardian
 

 
Jeffrey Sachs in conversation with Larry Elliot. As a former special adviser to the United Nations secretary-general, Ban Ki-moon, and director of Columbia University’s Earth Institute, Jeffrey Sachs is undoubtedly one of the leading international economic thinkers of his generation. As part of the Guardian Open Weekend, Professor Sachs discusses world economic issues with a live
 
Jeffrey Sachs on Wall Street bankers – the Guardian
 

 
Jeffrey Sachs in conversation at the Guardian Open Weekend. Professor Sachs talks about socio-economic psychology and the sense entitlement exhibited by Wall Street bankers who, having been bailed out to the tune of $1tn after nearly destroying the world economy, then lobbied for no regulation.
 
Jeffrey Sachs on the World Bank – the Guardian
 

 
Jeffrey Sachs in conversation at the Guardian Open Weekend. Professor Sachs put himself forward as a candidate for World Bank president in response to list of bankers, CEOs and political insiders that had been circulating. He says the bank needs the leadership someone who deals in the fight against poverty, hunger and disease and is pleased with Jim Kim’s nomination by the White House
 
Jeffrey Sachs on development aid – the Guardian
 

 
Jeffrey Sachs in conversation at the Guardian Open Weekend. Here, he says that the cynicism that exists when it comes to the lives of the world’s most vulnerable people can be shocking but he salutes the UK for adherence across the political spectrum to honour aid commitments
 

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