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BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, December 11, 2019
Indian-American economist Abhijit Banerjee, along with wife Esther Duflo, received the Nobel Prize in economics in Sweden along with a colleague Michael Kremer. The trio was awarded honour for their research on the root cause of poverty.At the ceremony, Abhijit Banerjee was seen in a black bandhgala and off-white dhoti while Duflo was seen in a handloom saree. Their friend and fellow Nobel Laureate Michael Kremer sported a black suit. The three economists were awarded medals at the ceremony and will also share the prize money of nine million Swedish krona (Rs 6.7 crore) among themselves. Banerjee, who was born in Mumbai, is the second Indian-origin economist after Amartya Sen to win the Nobel Prize in economics. Banerjee is also an alumnus of Kolkata's Presidency College alumni like Amartya Sen. Abhijit Banerjee and wife Esther Duflo are professors of economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) while Kremer is a professor of economics at Harvard University.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, December 11, 2019
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences awarded Banerjee, his wife Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, November 1, 2019
Net collection of both direct and indirect taxes has seen a significant decline; lower tax collection means the Centre may fail to meet its fiscal deficit target of 3.3 per cent of the GDP 


PTI
November 1, 2019
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed by the state government with the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) South Asia on Thursday to devise a strategic evidence-based approach to policy-making


Dipak Mondal
New Delhi, October 31, 2019
Net tax revenue has to grow 42 per cent to achieve FY20 budget target of Rs 16.5 lakh crore, which appears to be a daunting task, says Dr. Devendra Pant, Chief Economist, India Ratings and Research (Fitch Group)


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, October 30, 2019
Sixteen CEOs and economists lay out a roadmap to revive the economy


BusinessToday.In
October 30, 2019
Sensex and Nifty have risen 1,080 points and 300 points, respectively in last four sessions. Sensex rose 269 points to 40,055, Nifty rose 97 points to 11,883 in trade today. Sensex had crossed the 40K level last on July 5 (Budget Day) when the index hit an intra day high of 40,032. However, it closed at 39,513 that day


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, October 29, 2019
Different tax structures for equities market may be rationalised to almost a single tax structure. Finance Ministry wants to announce these tax cuts in the upcoming Budget, but the PMO may push for early announcement


Rajeev Dubey | Joe C Mathew
October 29, 2019
Nobel laureate Esther Duflo said that slow growth in Indian economy does not mean India is going to become poor, as it's still growing.


PTI
New Delhi, October 22, 2019
Elaborating on changes required, he said, \"We should seriously think of reducing equity share of government in public sector banks below 50 per cent so that the Central Vigilance Commission does not regulate (PSU banks)\".


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October 22, 2019



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October 22, 2019



BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, October 22, 2019
Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee says PM Modi explained to him how he's trying to bring reforms in the bureaucracy to make it more responsive


PTI
October 22, 2019



BusinessToday.In
October 22, 2019
Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee is in India to promote his book 'Good Economics for Hard Times: Better Answers to Our Biggest Problems', co-written with fellow Nobel laureate and wife Esther Duflo.


PTI
October 19, 2019



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October 19, 2019



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October 19, 2019



BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, October 15, 2019
Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee, who jointly won the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize with his wife Esther Duflo and Harvard's Michael Kremer said that the Indian economy was  \"doing very bad\", while addressing a press conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology after winning the prize. Watch the video here.


BusinessToday.In
October 15, 2019
The document boasts his impeccable academic records, key positions at Harvard, Princeton universities and several articles, as well as his books. The CV can be accessed on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) website.


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