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01/29/2012

Prof. Duflo is interviewed on the French-language radio program, Les Savanturiers. Listen to the broadcast here.

01/29/2012

Francisco Gallego, scientific director of J-PAL Latin America, recommends Poor Economics to Chilean readers, highlighting the book's key points and explaining the book's importance in the Chilean context. Read the Spanish-language article here.

01/28/2012

Co-author Prof. Esther Duflo is interviewed on the BBC World Service's The Forum. Available for stream or download/podcast from 1/28/2012 here.

01/27/2012

Prof. Duflo spoke at a conference at the Paris School of Economics earlier this month. Full video of her presentation can be found here.

01/26/2012

French-language review of 'Poor Economics' in La Croix. Read more here.

01/22/2012

Prof. Banerjee speaks at the Jaipur Literature Festival. Read more here.

01/21/2012

Prof. Banerjee is interviewed in The New York Times' India Ink blog. Read more here.

01/20/2012

Co-author Prof. Esther Duflo interviewed in French-language magazine, Réforme.

01/19/2012

Prof. Duflo to discuss Poor Economics on La Suite des Idees.

01/19/2012

"Esther Duflo proposes a way to overcome the shortcomings of a theoretical way to fight poverty, which has not significantly improved the lives of the billion people living on less than a dollar a day."