Fighting Poverty with the Free Market – February 11, 2018

Fighting Poverty with the Free Market – February 11, 2018

Fighting Poverty with the Free Market – February 11, 2018

This week, on Perspective with Alison Smith: Fighting Poverty with the Free Market.

Muhammad Yunus, 2006 Nobel Peace Prize laureate and founder of the Grameen Bank, talks about using the free market to help eradicate poverty worldwide.

Luciano Barin Cruz, director of the Yunus Social Business Centre at HEC Montreal, talks about the rise of social businesses to address social problems.

Jessica Muñoz, a young social entrepreneur based in Veracruz, Mexico, speaks about the development of Trekhub, a burgeoning social business aimed at improving workplace safety in the region.