CSPS virtual café series: A conversation with Nobel Prize winner Esther Duflo

In this noteworthy event, co-founder and co-director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), world-renowned author, MIT professor and co-winner of the 2019 Nobel Prize for Economics, Esther Duflo, describes how she and her peers transformed developmental economics and became global change agents, why evaluating poverty-reduction measures using experimental methods was ground-breaking and broadly applicable and how she and her fellow researchers set out to disprove the idea that innovation needs to be complex and costly.