Wednesday, July 29, 2015
  1. Fighting Corruption Won’t End Poverty

    Ricardo Hausmann
  2. The Best Ways to Fight Extreme Poverty

    Bjørn Lomborg
  3. Fat’s Heavy Burden

    Jomo Kwame Sundaram

    Fat’s Heavy Burden


     makes a strong case for coordinated action aimed at reducing obesity worldwide.

    beer belly Graeme Bird/Flickr

    Being overweight or obese is now linked to 2.8 million deaths annually, via associated non-communicable diseases like type-2 diabetes, various cancers, and cardiovascular disease. Clearly, this is a serious problem, and addressing it will require a commitment to sustained and well-coordinated action. READ MORE

  4. Taxing Tobacco

    Oleg Chestnov, ET AL
  5. A New Mission for the World Bank

    Nancy Birdsall

Focal Point

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