News and Events

05/25/2011

Preceeding it's UK release, Poor Economics is reviewed in Prospect Magazine. Read the review here.

05/23/2011

A blog post in the Jakarta Globe on the preferences of the poor. Read it here.

05/22/2011

Gareth Cook discusses randomized trials and Poor Economics in his Op-Ed in the Boston Globe. Read it here.

05/19/2011

Prof. Duflo will talk and sign books at the Chicago Council of Global Affairs (Chicago, IL, USA) on Thursday, May 19, 2011. Further information can be found here.

05/19/2011

Poor Economics is reviewed in the French newspaper, Les Echos. Read it here.

05/18/2011

Nicholas Kristof talks about Poor Economics and the importance of randomized trials in his Op-Ed in the New York Times. Read it here.

05/14/2011

Prof. Sebastian Galliani writes about Poor Economics in the blog Foco Económico. Read it here.

05/14/2011

Ben Goldacre discusses the importance of running randomized trials like the ones discribed in Poor Economics. Read his comments here.

05/10/2011

Profs. Banerjee and Duflo will be giving a talk and book signing at the Harvard Book Store (Cambridge, MA, USA) on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. More details can be found here.

05/10/2011

Prof. Duflo spoke at the Center for Effective Philanthropy on "The Power of Data in Decision Making." Watch it here.