The Nobel prize in economics has been awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer ‘for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty’. Photo: AFP

American trio win Nobel Economics Prize for work on poverty

  • Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer honoured ‘for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty’
  • Duflo is the second woman to win the economics prize
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The Nobel prize in economics has been awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer ‘for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty’. Photo: AFP
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