Esther Duflo

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Esther Duflo.

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Esther Duflo
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2019

Born: 25 October 1972, Paris, France

Affiliation at the time of the award: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty."

Prize share: 1/3

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