Abhijit Banerjee

Time of extreme pain in India, economy below 2019 levels: Abhijit Banerjee

He was virtually addressing students of Ahmedabad University during the varsity's 11th annual convocation which was also held online.

published on : 5th December 2021

COVID third wave may pull GDP growth down to 7 per cent: Economist Abhijit Banerjee

Last month, the IMF cut its economic growth forecast for India to 9.5 per cent for the fiscal year to March 31, 2022, as the onset of a severe second COVID-19 wave cut into recovery momentum.

published on : 5th August 2021

Need to redesign welfare system to meet challenge of pandemics: Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee

On the economic aspect of the health situation, he said that India has a large population afflicted with lifestyle diseases, which are non-communicable diseases (NCDs).

published on : 27th June 2021