“When I was in high school I didn’t know a subject such as economics existed... But I knew I wanted to change something in the world. It just took some time before I knew what that would be.” Esther Duflo, awarded the 2019 Prize in Economic Sciences for her work fighting poverty
esther rantzen'>Dame Esther Rantzen slams BBC for axing free TV licence for over-75's
Esther Modise, our #Blog4Dev 2020 winner from #Botswana , believes her govt’s commitment to support the entertainment industry presents an opportunity to change mindsets on gender norms. Read more on her solutions to #EndingChildMarriage here:
'It's really bad timing for the BBC to announce this now.' esther rantzen'>Dame Esther Rantzen says the BBC is 'especially important' for older people because they haven't been going out during the pandemic and that the BBC should 'wait a little longer' before making the changes.
WATCH: The latest on therapeutic and vaccine development efforts, from Esther Krofah of FasterCures, at our recent firmwide virtual conference:
“I wanted [my kids] to be as independent and as informed as possible,” Esther Wojcicki said in an interview, on tour to promote her book How to Raise Successful People. “That’s protection for life.” #podcast #SiliconValley #remarkablepeople
We’re saddened to learn of the passing of Ronald Collings, one of our passionate Swans members, who has died at the age of 105. Here's a piece from 2018 after he and wife Esther (who passed away in 2019) were named Australia’s oldest living couple:
BREAKING NEWS: The 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel has been awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.” #NobelPrize
Why are Christian missionaries so agitated with an interview conduction by Rajiv Malhotra with one Esther who spoke of her unhappy experience with her conversion to Christianity?
Watch Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer receive their medals and diplomas at the #NobelPrize award ceremony today. Congratulations! They were awarded the 2019 Prize in Economic Sciences “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.”
My inspiration, hero, my mom, Esther Ferris passed this morning as I held her close. Arrangements handled by Graham Funeral Home in Rye, NY. My mother loved animals especially rescue animals. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her name to: