Esther duflo

Abhijit Banerjee, right, talks during a news conference with Esther Duflo at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge. (AP)

What the Nobel says about economics

3 min read . 21 Oct 2019
The portraits of Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kreme, who have been announced the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences 2019 winners, are seen at a news conference at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm, Sweden (Photo: Reuters)

Nobel for poverty warriors

2 min read . 14 Oct 2019
Since the inception of the economics Nobel, there have been only 25 stand-alone winners—a list which includes Amartya Sen in 1998 (Photo: PTI)

Who wins the Nobel in economics?

1 min read . 14 Oct 2019
Photo: iStock<br />

The economics of marriage

5 min read . 20 Aug 2016
Abhijit Banerjee (left) and Esther Duflo. Photo: The Boston Globe/Getty Images<br />

The experimental turn in economics

12 min read . 30 Jan 2016
<br />Developing insight: Banerjee and Duflo suggest small interventions rather than grand solutions to help the poor. Courtesy Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab<br />

What really drives the poor

9 min read . 24 Jun 2011
The Microfinance Mess

The Microfinance Mess

4 min read . 26 Oct 2010
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