WORLD Trio win Nobel Economics Prize for work on poverty

WORLD

Trio win Nobel Economics Prize for work on poverty

AFP

17:57, October 14, 2019

Indian-born Abhijit Banerjee of the US, French-American Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer of the US on Monday won the Nobel Economics Prize for their work on poverty, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said.

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(Photo: official website of the Nobel Prize)

The trio was honoured "for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty," the jury said.

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