The Lost Generations
Jeffrey D. Sachs
24 October 2012
Businesses invest more, knowing that their workers will be productive. Yet many societies around the world do not meet the challenge of ensuring basic health and a decent education for each generation of children.
Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director of the United Nations Millennium Project from 2002 to 2006, is a professor at Columbia University, Director of its Earth Institute, and a special adviser to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon. His books include The End of Poverty and Common Wealth.