Reviews

  • Poor Economics is making waves . . . refreshingly original, wonderfully insightful . . . an entirely new perspective

    Guardian
  • A marvellously insightful book by two outstanding researchers on the real nature of poverty

    Amartya Sen
  • It has been years since I read a book that taught me so much

    Steven D. Levitt
  • A page-turner about the micro-economics of aid policy might not sound too probable, but that's what [Banerjee and Duflo] have written, and it is a truly remarkable book . . . unmistakably contemporary, written beautifully

    Guardian
  • A compelling and important read

    Forbes
  • An engrossing new book

    Economist
  • Marvellous . . . they deserve to be congratulated, and to be read

    Wall Street Journal