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Esther Duflo, Raghuram Rajan join Tamil Nadu's economic advisory council

This was revealed by Governor Banwarilal Purohit during his address to the 16th Assembly on Monday

Nobel laureate Esther Duflo
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The Tamil Nadu government on Monday said it constituted an Economic Advisory Council to the chief minister, which includes Nobel laureate Esther Duflo, former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan, former chief economic advisor to the Union government Arvind Subramanian, development economist Prof Jean Dreze, and former Union finance Secretary S Narayan.

This was revealed by Governor Banwarilal Purohit during his address to the 16th Assembly on Monday.

This is to reverse slowdown in economic growth, and to chart a rapid growth path. Based on the council's recommendations, the government would take steps to revitalise economy and see that the benefits of growth reached

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First Published: Jun 21 2021 | 11:00 PM IST

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