The Price of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue and Prosperity

The Price of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue and Prosperity

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER · NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE GUARDIAN AND PUBLISHERS WEEKLY   "Succinct, humane, and politically astute . . . Sachs lays out a detailed path to reform, regulation, and recovery."-The American Prospect   In this forceful and impassioned book, Jeffrey D. Sachs offers a searing and incisive diagnosis of our country's economic ills, and an urgent call for Americans to restore the core virtues of fairness, honesty, and foresight as the foundations of national prosperity. Sachs finds that both political parties-and many leading economists-have missed the big picture, profoundly underestimating globalization's long-term effects and offering shortsighted

Jeffrey D. Sachs
Random House

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