Media about The End of Poverty

Review of The End of Poverty by Richard Cooper, Foreign Affairs, May/June 2005.
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"A US economist and adviser to Kofi Annan offers his panacea for the developing world's problems, reminding us that there is no such thing as a hopeless case," Financial Times, April 23, 2005.
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"Jeffrey Sachs: The People's Economist," Time Magazine 100: Special Issue, April 18, 2005.
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"Always with us: Jeffrey Sachs's plan to eradicate world poverty," by John Cassidy, New Yorker, April 11, 2005.
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"It Takes A Global Village," BusinessWeek, April 11, 2005.
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"The end of the world as we know it," by Jeffrey D. Sachs, The Guardian, April 5, 2005.
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"Alms for the Poor; A clear remedy for winning the war on global poverty" by Aaron Clark, Newsweek International , April 4, 2005.
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"Can the US Change its Spots?" by Gaby Wood, The Guardian, March 27, 2005.
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"How Paul Wolfowitz can save the world," by Farhad Manjoo,, March 27, 2005.
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"The Education of Paul Wolfowitz," by Fareed Zakaria, Newsweek, March 23, 2005.
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"The ladder to wealth is long: what hope to those that can't get on it?  An Extract from The End of Poverty by Jeffrey D. Sachs " The Times (London), March 21, 2005.
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"Thinking Big," The Economist, March 17, 2005.

"The End of Poverty," by Jeffrey D. Sachs, Time Magazine, March 14, 2005.
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Tuesday, March 15th 3-4 PM EST
Washington Post online discussion
Click here to read the questions and Prof. Sachs' answers

Wednesday, March 23rd
Voice of America
To check shows and times, See for more info; during show, email questions to or text message your phone number and the show will call you back.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 12 PM EST
WNYC-AM "Leonard Lopate Show": 
In New York, listen at 93.9 FM or AM 820 or see  For archived version, see

Thursday, March 24th, 2 PM EST
Air America, "Al Franken Show" 
Call live at 1-866-303-2270 or to listen live see

Saturday, March 26th, 11:25 - 11:55 AM CST
WNUR Chicago
Tune in at

Saturday, March 26th, 9:15 PM EST
C-SPAN - "Book TV"
Replay of the March 22nd lecture at World Bank

Sunday, March 27th, 10:30 PM EST
C-SPAN - "Book TV"
Replay of the March 22nd lecture at World Bank

Monday, March 28th, 1:00 AM EST
C-SPAN - "Book TV"
Replay of the March 22nd lecture at World Bank

Monday, March 28th, 8:30 AM EST
Air America, "Morning Sedition"  
Call live at 1-866-303-2270 or to listen live see Also see for list of showtimes and stations across the country.

Wednesday, March 30th, 3 PM EST
NPR, "Talk of the Nation" 
See for showtimes and stations across the country. Audio for the day is available online by 6:00 pm ET and transcripts are available by 9:00 pm ET.

Thursday, March 31st
CBC, "Hot Type with Evan Solomon" (also aires on CBC Newsworld & Newsworld International)
More information at

Saturday, April 2nd, 11:30 PM EST
WLIW (Channel 21 in New York), "This is America with Dennis Wholey"
Audio download will be available here

Sunday, April 10th, 2:30 PM - 4 PM GMT (London)
BBC World Service, "Talking Point"

Monday, April 11th, 9 AM - 9:50 AM GMT (London)
BBC Radio 4, "Start the Week"

Wednesday, April 13th
BBC Radio 3, "Nightwaves"

Friday, April 15th
BBC World, "HardTalk"

Monday, April 12th, 10:15 PM - 11:15 PM GMT (London)
Talksport Radio, "James Whale Show"
Freq. 1089/1053am

Monday, April 18th, 10 AM CST
Wisconsin Public Radio "Conversations with Kathleen Dunn"
To listen online, go to and to call in during the show, call 1-800-486-8655 or 227-2050 in Milwaukee.

Wednesday, April 20th, 8 AM, 9 AM and 9 PM EST
XM Public Radio (Channel 133), "The Bob Edwards Show"

Friday, May 6
MotherJones, "The End of Poverty: An Interview with Jeffrey Sachs"

Monday, May 16th, 10 AM CST
Minnesota Public Radio, "Midmorning"   
To listen online, go to http:/  To call during the show, call 1-800-242-2828 or 651-227-6000 in the Twin Cities area.