Limited Risks = Limited Gains

July 2006
Forbes Asia;7/24/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 13, p14
The article comments on the efforts of the Gates Foundation to find cures for a number of diseases including AIDS and to reform high schools in the U.S. It argues that the foundation should call for the reuse of DDT to prevent malaria. Efforts have been launched by the foundation to establish innovative high schools to show how children can be more effectively taught.


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