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Push for Domestic Financing for Health

Summers spoke to the United Nations General Assembly on Monday, September 22, 2014 making a passionate call for low and middle income countries to increase their spending on health.  Summers said, “Just 1 percent of their economic growth over the next two decades would fund the grand convergence.”

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US needs a comprehensive growth strategy

In an interview with Maria Bartiromo on Fox News’ Sunday Morning Futures on September 21, 2014, Summers talked about the state of the economy, job creation, energy policy and Ukraine.  Summers told Bartiromo,”Our focus has got to be on increasing the rate of growth.” continue

Scottish independence “grave mistake”

In a interview with CNBC on September 12, 2014 at the YES Conference in Kiev, Summers said, “It would be a grave mistake for Scotland to leave.” continue