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On the Line "Scaling Up Development"i
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November 22, 2012 6:53 PM
SCALING UP DEVELOPMENT Development isn't just about economic gains, but about preventing millions of infant deaths from pneumonia and diarrhea, feeding the hundreds of millions of people who don't have enough to eat, providing reliable electricity for everyone. A new book "Getting to Scale," looks at the biggest challenge in development: How to make improvements on a large enough scale to affect whole societies. What are the challenges and opportunities in trying to reach scale? GUEST Laurence Chandy: Fellow, Brookings Institution; Co-Editor, "Getting to Scale: How to Bring Development Solutions to Millions of Poor People".

On the Line "Scaling Up Development"

Published November 22, 2012

SCALING UP DEVELOPMENT Development isn't just about economic gains, but about preventing millions of infant deaths from pneumonia and diarrhea, feeding the hundreds of millions of people who don't have enough to eat, providing reliable electricity for everyone. A new book "Getting to Scale," looks at the biggest challenge in development: How to make improvements on a large enough scale to affect whole societies. What are the challenges and opportunities in trying to reach scale? GUEST Laurence Chandy: Fellow, Brookings Institution; Co-Editor, "Getting to Scale: How to Bring Development Solutions to Millions of Poor People".