Getting Better: Why Global Development Is Succeeding--And How We Can Improve the World Even More

By Charles Kenny
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"Getting Better" by Charles Kenny is an insightful and uplifting book that explores the incredible progress the world has made in various aspects of development, health, and well-being. Drawing from a wide range of data and case studies, Kenny highlights the remarkable advances in income, education, technology, and life expectancy that have improved the lives of billions of people.

Through his engaging narrative, Kenny explores the factors that have contributed to this progress, including improving health systems, advancements in education, and the power of innovation. He dispels common misconceptions and pessimistic narratives about global development, presenting a compelling argument that we are living in an era of unprecedented improvement.

With a keen eye for detail, Kenny discusses the challenges that still remain and offers practical solutions to address them. He emphasizes the importance of investing in health and education as key drivers of progress, while highlighting the potential of innovation and technology in furthering global development.

"Getting Better" showcases the power of human ingenuity, policy interventions, and collective action in creating a better world for future generations. This book serves as an inspiring reminder of how far we have come and provides an optimistic roadmap for a brighter and more equitable future.

In a time where it is easy to be overwhelmed by negative news, "Getting Better" is a refreshing read that instills hope and encourages readers to take action in improving our world.
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