Prof. Esther Duflo
Prof. Abhijit Banerjee
Prof. Michael Kremer
A traditional birth attendant from Udaipur district, Rajasthan, India. (Image courtesy of Abhijit Banerjee.)
Prerequisites: 14.121, 14.122
Topics include: Agricultural issues: peasant behavior, land tenancy, and interlinked markets. Credit and insurance market problems and institutions. Health, nutrition, and productivity. Gender bias. Education. Technological change. Government failures.
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