26th April 2010 : E. Duflo, 1st Development Economist to receive the John Bates Clark medal

The American Economic Association has decerned, at the end of April 2010, the John Bates Clark medal to Esther Duflo, Professor at the Massachussets Institute of Technology and co-founder of the J-PAL, for her research in Development Economics. It is the second times that a french Economist (E. Saez, 2009) and a woman (S. Attey, 2007) is awarded.
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