Abhijit Banerjee is an Indian Economist who focuses on Development Economics and Political Economy and is the current Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He jointly received the Nobel Prize for Economics in 2019 with Ester Duflo and Michael Kremer "for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty." Abhijit Banerjee has authored numerous books including Poor Economics, which won the Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year, and Good Economics for Hard Times, both co-authored with Esther Duflo. His most recent book is Cooking to Save Life, a sensational book of recipes he has delighted his friends and family with. The book is illustrated by Cheyenne Oliver.