Amartya Sen congratulates Abhijit Banerjee on Nobel Prize win
Indian-American economist Abhijit Banerjee who recieved the Nobel Prize 2019 is the second person of Indian origin to have won the prestigious award in Economics. The first one was Amartya Sen who won the coveted prize in the year 1998 for his contribution to welfare economics.
Last Updated: October 15, 2019 | 11:12 IST
Indian economist and philosopher Amartya Sen Monday said he was "very very happy and delighted" that Abhijit Banerjee jointly won this years' Nobel Prize for Economics.