News and Events

05/10/2011

Profs. Banerjee and Duflo appear on NPRs 'The Takeaway.' Listen to the interview here.

05/10/2011

Profs. Banerjee and Duflo have a conversation with David Leonhardt of 'The Economix' blog on The New York Times. Read it here.

05/09/2011

The Economist highlights the data that informs Poor Economics. Read it here. Explore the data further in the data section of the website.

05/07/2011

Poor Economics is reviewed in the Swiss newspaper, Le Matin. Read the review here.

05/05/2011

Prof. Banerjee appeared on NPR's Morning Edition to talk about Poor Economics. Listen to the segment here.

05/04/2011

Profs. Banerjee and Duflo appeared on NPR's On Point with Tom Ashbrook. Listen to the show here.

05/03/2011

Prof. Banerjee is interviewed for La Vanguardia. Read it here.

05/02/2011

Karen Long reviews Poor Economics and calls it a "clear, calm and revelatory book" in The Plain Dealer. Read the review here.

05/02/2011

The Enlightened Economist reviews Poor Economics, praising both the book and the website. Read it here.

04/30/2011

Prof. Duflo will speak at "MIT's Distinguished Faculty Lecture Hall" during the MIT150 Open House on April 30, 2011. The talk will begin around 3:15pm in Building 10, room 250. Books will be sold at the event, with Prof. Duflo signing books after her talk.