Stuckler - Foreign Policy Leading Global Thinkers 2013
Posted: 29 Jan 2014

Dr David Stuckler and his co-author, Dr Sanjay Basu, have been named as Foreign Policy's Leading Global Thinkers of 2013 in the category of 'Healers'.

Dr David Stuckler and his co-author, Dr Sanjay Basu, have been named as Foreign Policy's Leading Global Thinkers of 2013 in the category of 'Healers'. The editors of Foreign Policy chose Drs Stuckler and Basu based on their standout contributions over the last year and ability to translate important ideas into action. In their book The Body Economic: Why Austerity Kills, Stuckler and Basu gathered and analyzed huge sets of data on the effects that economic stringency has had on public health in recent history and conclude that investments in public health should be expanded, not slashed, during times of economic hardship.

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