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Chitranjan Kumar
October 12, 2020
American economists Paul R. Milgrom and Robert B. Wilson have been awarded Nobel Prize 2020 in Economic Sciences for their contributions to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats


BusinessToday.In
October 12, 2020
Using the auction theory, the researchers try to understand the results of different rules of bidding and final prices


BusinessToday.In
July 22, 2020
The last time the Nobel Prize banquet was cancelled was in the year 1956, in protest of Soviet Union's invasion of Hungary. However, this year it will not go ahead due to fears over coronavirus


Manali
July 14, 2020
The millionaires, mostly based in the US, the UK, Germany, Canada, and New Zealand articulate in the letter that increasing the taxes will adequately fund health systems, security, and schools


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 6, 2020
Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee, while speaking with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi  said that direct cash transfer is the only way to benefit not only the poor, but also those who have been severely affected by the long spell of lockdown. Banerjee said that Aadhaar portability could work wonders for migrants, by giving access to food grains through the Public Distribution System (PDS). The economist also advised government to bring in a temporary ration system for those in need and suspend all other ration cards temporarily. \"The migrant problem cannot alone be handled by the state governments and the centre needs to manage this\", he added. Watch the video for more.Also Read: 93% employees fear health risks on returning to office: Survey


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 5, 2020
Banerjee advocates for handing out ration cards to everybody to fulfill food demand and create more space for upcoming wheat and rice crop storage in the government facilities


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 4, 2020
The government should focus on reviving demand and therefore, spend more, Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee said


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, January 27, 2020
Nobel Laureate and economist Abhijit Banerjee says the ongoing slowdown will an adverse impact on India's long-term plan to alleviate poverty


PTI
New Delhi, January 26, 2020
\"India needs a better opposition. The opposition is the heart of democracy and the ruling party should want a better opposition to keep it under check,\" Abhijit Banerjee said at Jaipur Literature Festival


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, January 4, 2020
Abhijit Banerjee instead emphasised on the need to have a well-oiled machinery to provide relief to the distressed and said that waivers are not very efficient


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, December 12, 2019
Indian banks seek bankruptcy order against Vijay Mallya; Citizenship Amendment Bill passed in Rajya Sabha; Greta Thunberg declared as Time magazine's 2019 Person of the Year and more news on News Blast.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, December 12, 2019
Cabinet approves amendments to streamline Insolvency and Bankruptcy CodeThe Union Cabinet has approved certain amendments to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) during its meeting on Wednesday. The changes in bankruptcy law are meant to help investment in troubled sectors, protect corporate debtors, and to prevent ill-thought-out triggering of bankruptcy proceedings. The amendments also ensure that the foundation of a corporate debtor's business remains safeIndian banks seek ...


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.


PTI
December 11, 2019
NCP leader Supriya Sule was conferred the best women parliamentarian awards from Lok Sabha


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


Sonal Khetarpal
November 8, 2019
Much of this overcrowding is due to the presence of 'undertrials' - people in custody awaiting investigation, inquiry or trial - who constitute nearly 68 per cent of all prison inmates


PTI
November 8, 2019



PTI
November 7, 2019



PTI
New Delhi, November 7, 2019
India is somewhat lacking in a programme on G20 data initiative on fiscal transparency where comparative countries have all made greater progress, says IMF Deputy Director Anne-Mary Gulde


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


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