Stories By 'Jeffrey D. Sachs'
The United States needs to shift its spending from war to education, from CIA-backed regime change to a new Global Fund for Education (GFE).
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Terrorist attacks on civilians, whether the downing over Sinai of a Russian aircraft killing 224 civilian passengers, the horrific Paris massacre claiming 129 innocent lives, or the tragic bombing in Ankara that killed 102 peace activists, are crimes against humanity. Their perpetrators—in this case, the Islamic State (ISIS)—must be stopped. Success will require a clear understanding of the roots of this ruthless network of jihadists.
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The United Nations will mark its 70th anniversary when world leaders assemble next month at its headquarters in New York.
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The Greek catastrophe commands the world’s attention for two reasons. First, we are deeply distressed to watch an economy
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Of all of the investments needed to achieve sustainable development, none is more important than a quality education for every child.
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The biggest economic news of the year came almost without notice: China has overtaken the United States as the world’s largest economy
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