News and Events

07/23/2011

Authors Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo are interviewed by Karan Thapar on CNBC-TV18's India Tonight. Video now available.

07/23/2011

Authors Banerjee and Duflo attended a panel discussion with Nandan Nilekani, the chairman of India's Unique Identification Authority. 

07/22/2011

Co-author Abhijit V. Banerjee discusses general development policy, as well as India's National Food Security Bill, in this article from Tehelka magazine.

07/22/2011

A review of Poor Economics in Indian magazine, IBNLive.

07/22/2011

Authors Banerjee and Duflo interviewed on NDTV regarding Poor Economics.

07/21/2011

Co-author Abhijit V. Banerjee is quoted in this article about India's national food security bill. 

07/21/2011

A review of Poor Economics in India's Business Standard newspaper.

07/21/2011

Co-author Abhijit V. Banerjee discusses Poor Economics on The Economist's Tea with The Economist video segment.

07/20/2011
Profs. Banerjee and Duflo at the Alliance Française de Delhi

A panel discussion on Poor Economics will be held at the Alliance Française de Delhi on 20th July, 2011 at 7 pm. The panel will be moderated by Pratap Bhanu Mehta in conversation with Nandan Nilekani and the authors, Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo.

This event is co-sponsored by the Alliance Française de Delhi, Random House India and National Council of Applied Economic Research. For more information please contact rtanzer@randomhouse.co.in or call 9999103849.

07/18/2011

Economist Bibek Debroy cites Poor Economics in his article on poverty and development in India Today.