Week 1 Readings
United Nations (2015). Transforming our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Bertelsmann Stiftung and Sustainable Development Solutions Network (2018). Global Responsibilities: Implementing the Goals. (The 2018 SDG Index and Dashboards Report).
Sachs, J. D. (2015). The Age of Sustainable Development. Columbia University Press.
Sachs, Jeffrey D. (2005). The End of Poverty. New York: Penguin Press.
[Chapters 2 and 3]
Acemoglu D. and Robinson J.A. (2013). “Economics versus politics: pitfalls of policy advice.” Journal of Economic Perspectives. 27, 2:173–92.
Chambers, Robert (1995). “Poverty and Livelihood: Whose reality counts?” Environment and Urbanization, 7: 173.