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Making profits for a purpose

MIT center trains students to bring technology, jobs to Third World countries

(David L. Ryan/Globe Staff)
By James F. Smith
Globe Staff / October 2, 2009

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Backed by a $50 million gift from a self-made billionaire, a young MIT center is betting Third World development will come not from governments but from profit-driven entrepreneurs who use technology to create jobs. (Full article: 1031 words)

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