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Creating a World without Poverty

Muhammad Yunus
In conversation with Rick Wartzman
January 15, 2008

What if you could harness the power of the free market to solve the problems of poverty, hunger, and inequality? To some, it sounds impossible. But the Nobel Peace Prizewinner who invented micro-credit is doing exactly that. Yunus’s “Next Big Idea” offers a pioneering model for nothing less than a new, more humane form of capitalism.

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