News and Events

06/06/2011

An editorial in the Guardian calls Poor Economics a "lovely new book." Read it here.

06/06/2011

Ezra Klein highlights Poor Economics in his blog on the Washington Post. See it here.

06/05/2011
South Africa Book Launch

J-PAL Africa hosted a book launch event on June 5th in Johannesburg, South Africa. Prof. Banerjee spoke at the event.

06/05/2011

Poor Economics in the Wall Street Journal blog, India Real Time. Read the article here.

06/04/2011

Prof. Duflo will be speaking at the Festival Economia 2011 in Trento, Italy, on 'Rethinking the fight against poverty'. Further information is available in Italian and English.

06/03/2011

Keyur Patel at Financial World reviews Poor Economics, calling it a "must-read." Read the review here.

06/03/2011

Prof. Duflo was intereviewed on the BBC's The World Today. Listen in here (interview starts at 42:00).

06/01/2011

Prof. Duflo appeared on Radio Canada. Watch the interview here.

05/28/2011

Prof. Duflo will be speaking at the Aspen Ideas Festival on May 28, 2011. See the list of speakers here, and find out more about the event here.

05/27/2011

Profs. Banerjee and Dulfo appeared on WNYC's the Brian Lehrer Show on Friday, May 27, 2011. Listen to the interview here.