What Lies Behind Abhijit Banerjee’s Nobel

Maitreesh Ghatak

The research model used by him and Esther Duflo can provide a corrective to the top-down approach of centralised policymaking

Kerala’s Fishing Community: In Deep Waters

Kerala’s fishing community, the first to volunteer for rescue and relief operations during floods, is plagued by social and economic marginalisation

Abhijit Banerjee, 44, Economist

The Empiricist: Abhijit Banerjee, along with Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer, has won the Economics Nobel for 2019

Leprosy: The Failed Eradication

Leprosy continues to resist being wiped out in India because the battle against it was called a victory too soon

The Struggle To Be

And the power of goodness

Ideas of Poverty

Caste, census and an unequal India

Farming Death in Telangana

Where women farmer suicides are the highest

What Numbers Don’t Tell

What makes a country rich and why did India fall behind?


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