Premiered June 2010

Three business students set out to end global poverty and save the world with capitalism.

The documentary "The New Recruits" follows three business students who are chosen to work for Acumen-funded social enterprises in Kenya, India and Pakistan, armed with a radical plan to end global poverty: charge poor people for goods and services. They set out to solve business and social problems around the world and wonder, can capitalism save the world?

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