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Reading List

Week 1: What is Sustainable Development?

Week 2: Economic development – How we measure it, how it varies around the world

Week 3: A Short History of Economic Development

  • Maddison, Angus. The World Economy (available on Google Books). Chapter 1: Introduction and Summary and pp. 17-25 pp. 27-31 pp. 125-130
  • Sachs, Jeffrey D. The End of Poverty Chapter 2: The Spread of Economic Prosperity
  • Gallup, John, Andrew Mellinger and Jeffrey D. Sachs, “Climate, Coastal Proximity, and Development,” Oxford Handbook of Economic Geography, edited by Gordon L. Clark, Maryann P. Feldman, and Meric S. Gertler, Oxford University Press, 2000. http://www.earth.columbia.edu/sitefiles/file/about/director/pubs/OxfordHandbook2000.pdf

Week 4: Why Did Some Countries Advance While Others Remained in Poverty?

Week 5: The MDGs and the End of Extreme Poverty

Week 6: Growth within Planetary Boundaries

Week 7: Human Rights and Gender Equality

Week 8: Education

Week 9: Universal Health Coverage

Week 10: Sustainable Food Supply and the End of Hunger

Week 11: Sustainable Cities

Week 12: Curbing Climate Change

Week 13: Saving Biodiversity

Week 14: The SDGs

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amogh-mehrotra commented Dec 6, 2021

Get we get answers to the quiz in the course - The Age of Sustainable Development

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jsanz commented Dec 7, 2021

Get we get answers to the quiz in the course - The Age of Sustainable Development

I did this course in 2014, I don't have them anymore, sorry.

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