Jeffrey Sachs: a Xi propagandist?

It is always a special moment in the lives of public intellectuals when mighty men on the world stage start parroting the edifice of thoughts which that intellectual help shape over recent decades. Such is the case right now with Jeffrey Sachs, the director of Columbia University’s Center for Sustainable Development. In his books and articles, Jeff Sachs has done much to frame and popularize the language and thinking to push a sustainable development agenda on the world stage. That is an achievement in which he can rightfully take considerable pride. But that should not mean turning oneself ef…

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