Jeffrey Sacks Discusses How To Reawaken American Virtue And Prosperity In His Book The Price of Civilization

Jeffrey Sachs, author of THE PRICE OF CIVILIZATION

Jeffrey D. Sachs is the Director of The Earth Institute, Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development, and Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University.

He is widely considered to be the leading international economic advisor of his generation.

Jeffrey is Special Advisor to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

From 2002 to 2006, he was Director of the UN Millennium Project and Special Advisor to United Nations Secretary- General Kofi Annan on the Millennium Development Goals, the internationally agreed goals to reduce extreme poverty, disease, and hunger by the year 2015.

Sachs is also President and Co- Founder of Millennium Promise Alliance, a nonprofit organization aimed at ending extreme global poverty.

He is also one of the leading voices for combining economic development with environmental sustainability.

In 2004 and 2005 he was named among the 100 most influential leaders in the world by Time Magazine.

Prior to joining Columbia, Jeffrey spent over twenty years at Harvard University, most recently as Director of the Center for International Development.

A native of Detroit, Michigan, Sachs received his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees at Harvard.

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Jeffery Saks is a big government elitist, smug, twists the
facts for his own agenda. He makes Obama look like a Tea Partier.
He seemed shocked that you do have a brain, Billy.
He’s, of course, right and if you disagree you are ignorant. I see him all the time on Morning Joe. He is a classic liberal elitist.
And sadly, he wears a terrible hair piece.

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