Bjorn Lomborg

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SMART IDEAS: Eat your vitamins - A very Canadian way to solve a world problem


CBC news, Thursday, August 14, 2008 If Bill Gates, say, offered you $10 billion to solve the big problems of the world, what would you spend it on? Counterterrorism? Global warming? World hunger? What about on the three great plagues of the modern era: HIV, malaria, TB? Where do you think you would get the most bang for your buck? These are exactly the questions a think-tank called the Copenhagen Consensus has been asking, on three occasions now, over the past four years, with the support of such influential publications as The Economist magazine and, this year, the Wall Street Journal. (...) Read full article online BL CCC on CBC Aug 18 2008 A very Canadian way.pdf

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