Readings


Overview: Extreme Poverty and Millennium Villages
  • Sachs, Jeffrey D. The End of Poverty. Penguin Press: New York, 2005.
  • Sachs, Jeffrey D. and Gordon C. McCord. "Extreme Poverty." in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd. edition. Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume, eds. Palgrave Macmillan: New York, 2008.
  • Sachs, Jeffrey D., John W. McArthur, Guido Schmidt-Traub, Margaret Kruk, Chandrika Bahadur, Michael Faye and Gordon C. McCord. "Ending Africa‚Äôs Poverty Trap" Brookings Papers on Economic Activity. 2004:1.
  • Sanchez, Pedro, et al. "The African Millennium Villages" Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. October 23, 2007. Vol. 104, No. 43.



Agriculture


Education


Environment


Health
  • Macroeconomics and Health: Investing in Health for Economic Development, Executive Summary. Report of the Commission on Macroeconomics and Health, World Health Organization, December 2001.
  • UN Millennium Project. "Halving hunger: it can be done." 2005.


Infrastructure


Malaria


Rural Banking


Water