Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty

By | December 10, 2019
Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty Author Abhijit Banerjee
ISBN-10 9781610390934
ISBN-13 9781610390934
Year 2012-03-27
Pages 320
Language English
Publisher PublicAffairs
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Why do the poor borrow to save Why do they miss out on free life saving immunizations but pay for unnecessary drugs In Poor Economics Abhijit V Banerjee and Esther Duflo two practical visionaries working toward ending world poverty answer these questions from the ground In a book the Wall Street Journal called marvelous rewarding the authors tell how the stress of living on less than 99 cents per day encourages the poor to make questionable decisions that feednot fightpoverty The result is a radical rethinking of the economics of poverty that offers a ringside view of the lives of the world s poorest and shows that creating a world without poverty begins with understanding the daily decisions facing the poor

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