Jeffrey D. Sachs

Jeffrey D. Sachs

Jeffrey D. Sachs, professor of sustainable development and professor of health policy and management at Columbia University, is director of Columbia’s Centre for Sustainable Development and the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network.

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Opinion | US must address political corruption and social inequality, or risk the return of Trump in 2024

Opposition to Biden’s much-needed welfare expansion plan shows that America is still being run by the rich, for the rich. The US must end its 40-year class war on the poor that has resulted in lowered life expectancy and a rise in depression.

Opposition to Biden’s much-needed welfare expansion plan shows that America is still being run by the rich, for the rich. The US must end its 40-year class war on the poor that has resulted in lowered life expectancy and a rise in depression.

26 Dec 2021 - 4:51AM
Opinion | The supreme American hypocrisy of waging war on Huawei – while letting sanctions-busting Americans off

The US is not wrong to hold executives accountable for companies’ malfeasance, but it should begin at home. Starting with a Chinese CFO is not just a provocation to China, but also a threat to the global rule of law.

The US is not wrong to hold executives accountable for companies’ malfeasance, but it should begin at home. Starting with a Chinese CFO is not just a provocation to China, but also a threat to the global rule of law.

13 Dec 2018 - 7:46PM