Co-founded by Nobel couple, body helped maximise impact of anti-poverty schemes.
This partnership aims at bringing transformation in the lives of people through research-based intervention in policy formulation.
The partnership with a prestigious research centre like J-PAL is being done under Odisha Government’s 5T Initiatives which look at transformative action.
Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee, who is on a one-day visit to his paternal home, met Bengali novelist and Padma Shri awardee Nabaneeta Dev Sen at her Kolkata residence on Wednesday.
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There is a need to bring in important and aggressive changes to deal with the crisis.
Banerjee said that the Prime Minister spoke on governance and bureaucracy and explained how his government is trying to reform the bureaucracy taking into account the views of the people.
His statement came shortly after a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi which was described as “healthy and extensive.
Abhijit Banerjee last week went to sleep for an hour after getting to know that he had got the coveted award in Economics jointly with Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer.
Abhijit Banerjee's mother Nirmala said that she is personally preparing the room where her elder son will stay at their home in an apartment.
Piyush Goyal on Friday also said that Banerjee's suggestion of a minimum income scheme has been rejected by Indian voters and there was no need to "accept what he thinks".
BJP’s Bengal unit has been divided into two factions over the issue of criticising Novel laureate Abhijit Banerjee in past few days.
Nobel winner Abhijit Banerjee has said he only provided information and his role was not to make NYAY.
Distancing himself from the unpleasant remarks made against Banerjee by some BJP leaders, Ghosh said people may have divergent views about the acclaimed economist.
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Goyal on Friday had said Banerjee's suggestion of a minimum income scheme was rejected by Indian voters and there was no need to "accept what he thinks".