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Oral history interview with Ignacy Sachs, 2000

Creator: Sachs, Ignacy
Project: United Nations intellectual history project (UNIHP).
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 49 pages Sound recording: 2 digital audio tapes
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Economist, Special Advisor to the United Nations Secretary-General

Scope and Contents

Born 1927 in Warsaw, Poland; Education: economics and mathematics at University of Rio, University of Delhi, Warsaw Central School of Planning and Statistics; Themes: education abroad, détente in Poland, work of UN Economic Commission for Europe in East; economic theories of Michal Kalecki; North-South hemisphere development gap; Japanese and Indian models of economic intervention by government


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Copyright by the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, 2002

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