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Poor Economics

A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty

by Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee

Hardcover, 303 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $26.99 |

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Poor Economics
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A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty
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Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee

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Economist Abhijit Banerjee argues that international aid organizations place too much focus on providing food, and should take a more nuanced approach to meeting the needs of their aid recipients. Mohamed Sheikh Nor/AP hide caption

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Understanding The 'Economics' Of The World's Poor
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