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1. The “bottom billion” by Paul Collier: http://www.ted.com/talks/paul_collier_shares_4_ways_to_help_the_bottom_billion?language=en

2. Social experiments to fight poverty by Esther Duflo: http://www.ted.com/talks/esther_duflo_social_experiments_to_fight_poverty

What is your main take-away from each? Do you agree or disagree with their findings? Discuss.