Jeffrey Sachs

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Jeffrey Sachs
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Sachs in November 2019
Born (1954-11-05) November 5, 1954 (age 65)
NationalityUnited States
InstitutionColumbia University
FieldPolitical economics, International Development
School or
Keynesian economics[1]
Alma materHarvard University
Martin Feldstein[2]
Alberto Alesina
Michael C. Burda[3]
ContributionsMillennium Villages Project

Jeffrey David Sachs (/sæks/; born November 5, 1954) is an American economist, academic and public policy analyst. He is the former director of The Earth Institute at Columbia University. He is known as one of the world's leading experts on economic development and the fight against poverty.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Janet Shan, "Keynesian Economist, Jeffrey Sachs Says President Obama's Stimulus has Failed", June 7, 2010". 2010-06-07. Retrieved 2014-02-19.Template:Unreliable source?
  2. Sachs's CV
  3. Burda, Michael C. "CV" (PDF). Humboldt University of Berlin. Retrieved 9 March 2017.

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