Abhijit Banerjee, Nobel Prize in Economics 2019: Official interview

The Nobel Prize

Interview with 2019 Nobel Laureate in Economics and co-founder and co-director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), Abhijit Banerjee. Abhijit discusses his childhood, journey to becoming an economist, his relationship with his birth country, India, and his research in better understanding poverty and effective policies to alleviate it.