Abhijit Banerjee and his French-American wife Esther Duflo along with their colleague Michael Kremer received the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.
'Nobody can deny the works Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has done for women empowerment in the state,' Bihar MLC member Sachidanand Rai told the media.
The partnership with a prestigious research centre like J-PAL is being done under Odisha Government’s 5T Initiatives which look at transformative action.
The order came in response to a petition seeking a stay of an arrest warrant for Yunus issued by the labour court last month, when he was abroad.
Worse, he said economics was a "kind of sideshow" for him. The Nobel Prize for a sideshow?
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.
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.
Excerpts from Nobel Prize winners Abhijit Banerjee's and Esther Duflo's newest book 'Good Economics for Hard Times'.
Banerjee supported 'Nyay' (poverty alleviation scheme of Congress) and people of India rejected his ideology, the BJP leader said
Mamata Banerjee commits faux pas, repeatedly calls Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee as 'Abhishek Babu'
Abhishek (Banerjee) is the name of Mamata Banerjee's nephew and Trinamool Congress MP, while 'Babu' is an honorific.
The scholarship titled 'Kabir Memorial Scholarship' is awarded to children who are meritorious but lack economic means to pursue education.
One of the many people who has played a part in the Nobel laureate couple's pioneering work to make the world a better place for the under-privileged is Jyoti Prasad Mukhopadhyay.
The #NobelEconomicsPrize was viewed more than 25 million times on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo platform akin to Twitter.