Indian-origin Abhijit Banerjee wins Nobel Prize in Economics for study on poverty

ANIUpdated: Monday, October 14, 2019, 06:27 PM IST

Stockholm: The 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences has been awarded to Indian-origin MIT professor Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer "for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty", it was announced on Monday.

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