Book Club with Jeffrey Sachs – S3 EP2 Out Now

Created on 12 December 2023

The Book Club with Jeffrey Sachs is now presented in podcast, bringing you lively conversations between Professor Jeffrey Sachs and authors of inspiring books about history, social justice and challenges of building a decent world. Find ‘Book Club with Jeffrey Sachs’ on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, and other major podcast apps. Be sure to subscribe for episode updates! The episodes can also be accessed directly here.

Join Professor Jeffrey Sachs and renowned political scientist, Professor Lindsey O'Rourke, to discuss her remarkable book, 'Covert Regime Change: America's Secret Cold War'. Examining US foreign policy from the Cold War to the present, Professor O'Rourke's book provides a powerful and deep scholarly analysis of America's frequent resort to secretive regime-change operations. Together, they discuss why U.S. convert regime-change operations have often failed and left a colossal mess in their wake.

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About the Book Club with Jeffrey Sachs

Hosted by Columbia University Professor Jeffrey Sachs, the eminent thought-leader in economics and sustainable development, the Book Club features monthly interviews with renowned authors about their ground-breaking work in sustainability, economics, history, social justice, and more.

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