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Episode 49: Anshu Gupta on Using Waste For Good

We need to change the way we do philanthropy: it should be about sharing, not giving. Anshu Gupta joins Vasant Dhar in episode 49 of Brave New World to discuss his journey in building Goonj — and why we need to rethink our frames.

Useful resources:
1. Anshu Gupta on GoonjTwitterInstagramLinkedIn and his own website.
2. Goonj.
3. James Robinson on What Makes a Successful State — Episode 19 of Brave New World.
4. The Narrow Corridor: How Nations Struggle for Liberty — Daron Acemoglu and James A Robinson.
5. Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty —  Daron Acemoglu and James A Robinson.
6. Joseph Aoun on Becoming Robot-Proof — Episode 45 of Brave New World.

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