Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee said that there was a need to bring down government stake to below 50 per cent in PSBs.
Terming his meeting as excellent, Modi said that he had a healthy and extensive interaction with Banerjee on various subjects.
The 58-year-old Kolkata-born economist is currently the Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Banerjee, Duflo and Kremer have eminently succeeded in drawing the attention of the people around the world concerned about poverty and deprivation and forcing them to rethink, which has been vindicated by this year’s Nobel in economics.
Here is all that you need to know about the Indian-origin Nobel Laureate in Economics, Abhijit Banerjee.