Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo go traditional to receive Nobel Prize in Sweden
Indian American economist Abhijit Banerjee and his French-Amer...
Nobel Prize ceremony: Abhijit Banerjee sticks to Bengali roots in a dhoti, Esther Duflow stuns in saree
The duo added a desi twist to their c...
Bags from Ghana, books from India gifted by Banerjee and Duflo to Nobel museum
Economist couple Banerjee and Duflo, who on Tuesday received Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel from King Carl Gustaf, also paid a customary visit to the museum in the Stortorget in Gamla Stan, old town area here as part of the Nobel week celebrations.
View: Despite doubts, there’s enough proof to conclude that foreign trade is good for poor
Areas where workers faced foreign competition tended to have greater reduction in poverty rates.
Rajya Sabha proceedings adjourned till 2 pm
Soon after the House met for the day, Left and other opposition party members raised the two issues. Around 100 JNU students were detained and some were injured when police allegedly baton-charged protesters as they marched towards Parliament on Monday, demanding a total rollback of the hostel fee hike.
ET View: Nobel for Abhijit Banerjee
While Banerjee got his PhD from Harvard, he did his Bachelor’s in economics from Presidency, Calcutta and his Master’s from JNU.
Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee: Some personal recollections
In 1983, there was a protracted student agitation on the JNU Campus that culminated in a sit-in at the residence of the vice-chancellor, PN Srivastava.
Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee gives big thumbs up to Modicare
"Ayushman Bharat does something very important... Healthcare expenses wipe families out... so it serves an important gap in our economic structure...," he said during a press conference.
Meeting PM Modi a unique experience: Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee
Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and held a "healthy and extensive" interaction on various sub...
A toothsome twist to economics: Adding a dash of relish to the so-called dismal science
Nobel Prize-winner Abhijit Banerjee's brother recently revealed is a great chef.
BJP's Piyush Goyal calls Abhijit Banerjee Left-leaning
During a media briefing, Piyush Goyal dubbed 2019 Economics Nobel prize winner Abhijit Banerjee, as Left-Learning. Goyal said, "Banerjee supported 'NYAY' (poverty alleviation scheme of Congress) and people of India rejected his ideology.
Why the bottom-up approach to eradicating poverty might not work
Big picture reforms will eradicate poverty, not small tweaks to programmes that botique RCTs provide.
View: Development economists who go small have a point
Pritchett reasons that the only thing that really alleviates a nation’s poverty on a significant scale is economic growth.
Economy in tailspin…doing very badly, says Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee
Abhijit Banerjee has repeatedly expressed concern over the slowing growth of the Indian economy, saying it was time India stopped worrying about monetary stability and started worrying a little more about demand.
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