News and Events

04/30/2011

Prof. Bill Easterly reviews Poor Economics for the Wall Street Journal. Read it here.

04/29/2011

Prof. Esther Duflo will be giving the George Staller Lecture at Cornell University (Ithaca, NY, USA) on Friday, April 29, 2011. The lecture is open to the public. Further details can be found here.

04/29/2011

Poor Economics and More Than Good Intentions by Dean Karlan and Jacob Appel are reviewed in Financial Times. Read it here.

04/28/2011

MIT spotlight's Poor Economics on the front page of its website.

04/27/2011

David McKenzie writes about Poor Economics on the World Bank blog. Read it here.

04/27/2011

In a look at economic news from the week, the Wall Street Journal sites Profs. Banerjee and Duflo's article in Foreign Policy.

04/26/2011

Prof. Duflo will be giving a lecture at Georgetown University (Washington, DC, USA) on Tuesday, April 26, 2011. The event will be held from 12pm-2pm in the Fischer Colloquium (Room 490) on the top floor of the new Business School building. Open to the public, but tickets or RSVP required. More information can be found from the event sponsors, the Mortara Center and the Economics Department.

04/26/2011

Poor Economics Released! Find it in your nearest bookstore, or buy it online.

04/26/2011

The Washington Post calls Poor Economics a "welcome, and sobering, break from all the partisan rhetoric" as it makes the political bestsellers list

04/26/2011

Laura Starita at Philanthropy Action reviews Poor Economics. Read it here.