Common Wealth

  • by Jeffrey D. Sachs
  • Narrated by Malcolm Hilgartner
  • 12 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

From one of the world's greatest economic minds, author of the New York Times best seller The End of Poverty, a clear and vivid map of the road to sustainable and equitable global prosperity - and an augury of the global economic collapse that lies ahead if we don't follow it.


What the Critics Say

"Lucid, quietly urgent, and relentlessly logical... this is Bigthink with a capital B." (The New York Times Book Review)
"Jeffrey Sachs never disappoints.... This book is an excellent resource for all those who want to understand what changes the twenty-first century may bring." (Kofi Annan, winner of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize and former secretary-general of the United Nations)
"Common Wealth explains the most basic economic reckoning that the world faces." (Al Gore)


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Customer Reviews

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Very good book!

Very well written and contains a lot of valuable information about challenges to the world today.
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- Qi Han

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-12-2009
  • Publisher: Penguin Audio