How to Spend $50 Billion to Make the World a Better Place / Edition 2

How to Spend $50 Billion to Make the World a Better Place / Edition 2

by Bjorn Lomborg
     
 

Abridged version of Global Crises, Global Solutions, discussing the ten most serious world-wide challenges.See more details below

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Abridged version of Global Crises, Global Solutions, discussing the ten most serious world-wide challenges.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521685719
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/30/2006
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.76(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: what should we do first? Bjorn Lomborg; 1. Meeting the challenge of global warming William R. Cline; Opponents' views Robert Mendelsohn and Alan S. Manne; 2. Communicable diseases Anne Mills and Sam Shillcutt; Opponents' views David B. Evans and Jacques van der Gaag; 3. The challenge of reducing the global incidence of civil war Paul Collier and Anke Hoeffler; Opponents' views Michael D. Intriligator and Tony Addison; 4. Towards a new consensus for addressing the global challenge of the lack of education Lant Pritchett; Opponents' views T. Paul Schultz and Ludger Wößmann; 5. The challenge of poor governance and corruption Susan Rose-Ackerman; Opponent's views Jens Christopher Andvig and Jean Cartier-Bresson; 6. Hunger and malnutrition Jere R. Behrman, Harold Alderman and John Hoddinott; Opponent's views Peter Svedberg and Simon Appleton; 7. Population and migration Philip Martin; Opponent's views Mark Rosenzweig and Roger Böhning; 8. The water challenge Frank Rijsberman; Opponent's views John J. Boland and Henry Vaux, Jr.; 9. Subsidies and trade barriers Kym Anderson; Opponent's views Jan Pronk and Arvind Panagariya.

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