Randomise This! On ‘Poor Economics’ Sanjay G. Reddy

The book ‘Poor Economics’ by Abhijit Bannerjee and Esther Duflo have been much lauded in recent times internationally, and has won several prestigious awards. The book captures an approach to development that has swept the field of development economics and this approach has been largely influential within governments, international agencies and Non-Government Organisations.

The author here reviews the book and critically analyses the basic premise of the book and the subsequent understanding that the authors have developed.

To read the full review, please check out the Review of Agrarian Studies website in the following link.

http://www.ras.org.in/randomise_this_on_poor_economics#bib-bib1