An unusual bureaucrat’s view of an unusual CM

The National Development Council (NDC) meeting was scheduled for 12 July 1984. The NDC is the highest body to guide and promote development. It is presided over by the prime minister and consists of all chief ministers, select members of the Union cabinet, and the deputy chairman, Planning Commission. It is a forum for the … Continue reading An unusual bureaucrat’s view of an unusual CM

Three economists win Nobel for Experimental Approach to Alleviating Poverty

Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer share Nobel Prize for Economics Abhijit Banerjee, his colleague and wife Esther Duflo and fellow researcher  Michael Kremer win the 2019 Nobel Prize for Economics. The Prize Committee has said, “The research conducted by this year’s Laureates has considerably improved our ability to fight global poverty. In just two decades, their … Continue reading Three economists win Nobel for Experimental Approach to Alleviating Poverty