Why Giving Cash Works with GiveDirectly’s Michael Faye

Factually! with Adam Conover #63 July 28, 2020

So many charities try to fix poverty by giving away goods, services, and training. But why not address the actual problem and give away… money? Michael Faye, President and co-founder of the charity GiveDirectly, joins Adam to explain the evidence behind direct cash giving, and wrestles with the question of whether philanthropy can ever create systemic change.

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