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This year’s Nobel laureates shone the light on ways to address poverty

This year’s Nobel laureates shone the light on ways to address poverty
Abhijit Banerjee, one of the three winners of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economics, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, US, October 14, 2019. (Reuters Photo: Brian Snyder)

As a young research associate, I stopped at a roadside dhaba with my boss, me armed with hand-sanitiser and a spoon, while my boss dug in to a plate of fish with her hands, devoured it down to the bones, washed her hands at the public sink, and proceeded to the car. My boss was…

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