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Aaditya Mattoo's picture
Aaditya Mattoo is Research Manager, Trade and Integration, at the World Bank. He specializes in trade policy analysis and the operation of the WTO, and... Read more »
Aaron Shakow's picture
Aaron Shakow is Associate Director of the Program in Non-communicable Disease at Partners In Health, where he has played a key role in the organization... Read more »
Adam Wagstaff's picture

Adam Wagstaff is Research Manager of the Human Development and Public Services team in the Development Research Group. He holds a DPhil in economic... Read more »

Ahmed Galal's picture

Ahmed Galal is currently Managing Director of the Economic Research Forum, a regional research institution covering the Arab countries, Iran and... Read more »

Alan Gelb's picture

Alan Gelb is a senior fellow at the Center for Global Development. His recent re... Read more »

Alex Bowen's picture
Dr. Alex Bowen is principal research fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at London School of Economics and... Read more »
Alexandra Linden's picture
Alexandra Linden has been working as Urban/Regional Planner and Consultant for the private and public sector, NGOs, research... Read more »
Alok Bhargava's picture
Alok Bhargava (born 13 July 1954, Alwar, India) is an Indian-American econometrician. He studied mathematics at Delhi University and economics and... Read more »
Aminur Rahman's picture
Aminur Rahman is currently working as a Senior Investment Policy Officer in the Investment Climate Department of the World Bank Group. Previously he... Read more »
Ana Fernandes's picture
Ana Fernandes is Senior Economist in the Development Research Group (Trade and Integration Unit) at the World Bank. Read more »
Anca Maria Podpiera's picture

Anca Maria Podpiera is a consultant with the Financial and Private Sector Development, Europe and Central Asia working on institutional structures ... Read more »

Andrew Beath's picture
Andrew Beath is a Young Professional in the World Bank's Office of the Chief Economist for East Asia and the Pacific. Prior to joining the World Bank in... Read more »
Anjan Thakor's picture
Anjan Thakor is the John E. Simon Professor of Finance and Director of the PhD Program at Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis. He... Read more »
Anna Reva's picture
Anna Reva is an operations officer at the World Bank’s Poverty Reduction and Equity Department. She has done research on innovation, climate change and... Read more »
Annette De Kleine Feige's picture
Annette De Kleine Feige, is a Senior Economist for the Development Prospects Group (DECPG). She is lead author of the Weekly Brief and contributes to... Read more »
Aristomene Varoudakis's picture
Aristomene Varoudakis is currently Economic Adviser at the Office of the World Bank Chief Economist. He has previously served as a Lead Economist and... Read more »
Arvind Jain's picture
Arvind Jain joined the Enterprise Analysis Unit in 2008. Prior to joining the Bank/IFC, Arvind worked as a Statistician at the RAND Corporation working... Read more »
Asif Islam's picture
Asif Islam is a Consultant with the Enterprise Analysis Unit at the World Bank Group. His research experience encompasses private sector development,... Read more »
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt's picture

Asli Demirgüç-Kunt is the Director of Research in the World Bank. After joining the Bank in 1989 as a Young Economist, she has held different posit... Read more »

Asli Gurkan's picture
Asli Gurkan is a Social Development Specialist at the Social Development Department, the World Bank. Her specialization and interest areas are... Read more »
Asma Lateef's picture
Asma Lateef is Director of the Bread for the World Institute, the research and policy analysis education wing that underpins the advocacy work of Bread... Read more »
Avinash Dixit's picture
Avinash Dixit is John J. F. Sherrerd ’52 University Professor of Economics Emeritus at Princeton University. He is also a Distinguished djunct... Read more »
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Barry Eichengreen's picture

Barry Eichengreen is the George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Professor of Political Science at the University of Califo... Read more »

Bénédicte de la Brière's picture
Bénédicte de la Brière is a Senior Economist, focal point for Governance and Service Delivery in the Office of the Chief Economist for Human Development... Read more »
Benjamin Taylor's picture
Benjamin Taylor is a trade specialist for the World Bank’s Development Economics Research Group. In this capacity, his research focuses on trade costs... Read more »
Bruce Thomson's picture

Bruce Thomson is a consultant in the World Bank’s Development Economics Research Group where he focuses on trade facilitation and international eco... Read more »

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Carlos Rodríguez Castelán's picture
Carlos Rodríguez Castelán is an economist in the Poverty Global Practice (GPVDR) currently working in the Latin America and the... Read more »
Caryn Bredenkamp's picture
Caryn Bredenkamp is a Senior Economist in the World Bank Group’s HNP Global Practice and is based in Manila. She specializes in health... Read more »
Célestin Monga's picture

Célestin Monga, a Cameroonian national, is Economic Advisor to the World Bank Senior Vice President and Chief Economist. In his 13-year career in the... Read more »

Cem Karayalcin's picture
Cem Karayalcin is a professor of economics at the Florida International University.  His work combines several themes. One theme, which is couched... Read more »
Chad P Bown's picture
Chad P. Bown is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s Development Research Group, Trade and International Integration (DECTI), in Washington, DC. Bown... Read more »
Chris Eldridge's picture
Chris Eldridge has been working and researching with several NGOs in the fields of development, climate change, environmental issues and emergencies in... Read more »
Christoph Lakner's picture
Christoph Lakner is an Extended Term Consultant in the Development Research Group (Poverty & Inequality team) at the World Bank... Read more »
Claire Melamed's picture
Claire Melamed is the Head of the Growth and Equity Programme at ODI. She was previously the Head of Policy at ActionAid UK. She has also worked for... Read more »
Claudia Sepúlveda's picture

Claudia Sepúlveda is Senior Economist in the Development Economics Vice Presidency at the World Bank. She has held positions in different units of ... Read more »

Claudio E. Montenegro's picture

Claudio E. Montenegro is a consultant with the World Bank's Development Research Group. He has held several positions at the University of Chi... Read more »

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Damien de Walque's picture

Damien de Walque is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group (Human Development and Public Services Team). He received his Ph.D.in... Read more »

Dani Rodrik's picture

Dani Rodrik is the Rafiq Hariri Professor of International Political Economy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. For... Read more »

Daniel Harris's picture
Daniel Harris joined ODI in January 2010. After completing his MSc in Development Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science in... Read more »
David Evans's picture
David is a Senior Economist in the Chief Economist's Office for the Africa Region of the World Bank. He coordinates impact evaluation work across... Read more »
David Rosenblatt's picture
David Rosenblatt is an Economic Advisor at the Office of the Chief Economist, World Bank. Prior to this, he was a Lead Economist and Sector Leader ... Read more »
Delfin Go's picture
Delfin Go is Lead Economist in the World Bank's Development Prospects Group and the main author of the 2010 and 2011 Global Monitoring Reports. He was... Read more »
Derek Headey's picture
Derek Headey is a research fellow in the Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), where he... Read more »
Dilip Ratha's picture
Dilip Ratha is Manager, Migration and Remittances Unit and CEO, Global Knowledge Partnership on Migration and Development (KNOMAD) in the Development... Read more »
Douglas Zhihua Zeng 曾智华's picture

Douglas Zhihua Zeng (曾智华) is currently a senior economist at the Financial and Private Sector Development Department of the Africa Region, World Bank... Read more »

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Ejaz Ghani's picture

Ejaz Ghani taught Economics at Oxford University and Delhi University. He studied Economics in Delhi University, Jawahar Lal Nehru University, and... Read more »

Emanuela Galasso's picture
Emanuela Galasso is a senior economist in the Poverty and Inequality Unit of the Development Research Group. Her main research is on social... Read more »
Emcet O. Tas's picture
Emcet O. Tas is a Social Development Specialist at the World Bank’s Social, Urban, Rural and Resilience Global Practice. Trained as a development... Read more »
Emmanuelle Auriol's picture
Emmanuelle Auriol, is Professor of economics at Toulouse School of Economics, France. Auriol studied Economics at the University of... Read more »
Eric Swanson's picture
Eric Swanson is senior adviser in the World Bank's Development Data Group. For many years he was the managing editor of the World Development Indicators... Read more »
Eugenia Suarez Moran's picture
Eugenia Suarez Moran joined the Bank in October 2011 and is a core team member of the Read more »
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Fenghua Song's picture
Fenghua Song is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Smeal College of Business, Pennsylvania State University. His primary research interests are... Read more »
Finn Tarp's picture
Finn Tarp also holds the Chair of Professor of Development Economics at the Department of Economics at the University of Copenhagen, where he completed... Read more »
Flaviana Palmisano's picture

Flaviana Palmisano is a post-doc fellow at University of Bari. She holds a PhD in Economics at the same University. She was visiting researcher at ... Read more »

Forhad Shilpi's picture

Forhad Shilpi holds a joint appointment as a Senior Economist in the Development Economics Research Group and South Asia Sustainable Development un... Read more »

Fotini Christia's picture
Fotini Christia is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her book entitled Alliance Formation in... Read more »
Francesca Recanatini's picture

Francesca has worked on governance, integrity and corruption since the beginning of her career working at the Center of Institutional Reform... Read more »

Francisco Ceballos is a Consultant for the World Bank's Research group. Previously based in Buenos Aires and Johannesburg, he has contributed in... Read more »
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Gary Gereffi's picture
Gary Gereffi is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness at Duke University (http://www.cggc... Read more »

Gayatri Singh is a Consultant with the East Asia and Pacific Infrastructure Unit (EASIN) and the Development Economics Prospects Group’s (DECPG) Mi... Read more »

Gero Carletto's picture
Calogero (Gero) Carletto is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank and Manager of the Living Standards Measurement Study... Read more »
Ghazala Mansuri's picture
Ghazala Mansuri is a lead economist in the Poverty Reduction and Equity Group of the World Bank. Her research spans four broad areas: rural land, labor... Read more »
Gladys Lopez-Acevedo's picture
Gladys Lopez-Acevedo is a Senior Economist in the World Bank Poverty Reduction and Equity Unit. Her research interests include poverty, labor markets,... Read more »
Govinda Timilsina's picture
GOVINDA TIMILSINA is a Senior Research Economist in the Research Department at the World Bank, Washington, DC. He has more than 17 years experience... Read more »
Grzegorz W. Kolodko's picture

Professor Grzegorz W. Kolodko (www.kolodko.net), intellectualist and politician, a key architect of Polish... Read more »

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Ha Minh Nguyen's picture
Ha Minh Nguyen is an Economist in the Macroeconomics and Growth Team of the Development Research Group. He joined the Bank in July 2009 as a Young... Read more »
Hakan Yilmazkuday's picture
Hakan Yilmazkuday is an assistant professor of economics at Florida International University, where he has been affiliated since 2011. He has received... Read more »
Hans Lofgren's picture
HANS LOFGREN is a Senior Economist in the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG). He is the key developer of MAMS (Maquette for MDG [Millennium... Read more »
Hans Timmer's picture

Hans Timmer is the Chief Economist of the World Bank's Europe and Central Asia region. Prior to this, he was Director of the Development Prospects ... Read more »

Harounan Kazianga's picture
Dr. Kazianga is an assistant professor of Economics at the Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University. Dr. Kazianga specializes in... Read more »
Harry A. Patrinos's picture

Harry Anthony Patrinos is a Manager at the World Bank's education sector. He specializes in all areas of education, especially school-based managem... Read more »

Harry Garretsen's picture
Harry Garretsen got his BSc and MSc in economics (cum laude) from the University of Groningen where he also did his PhD on the economics of Keynes and... Read more »
Helene Barroy's picture
Helene, a French national, brings 14 years of experience in producing policy and research analyses on a range of Health System and Health Financing... Read more »
Hernan Winkler's picture
Hernan Winkler is an economist in the Office of the Chief Economist for Europe and Central Asia (ECA) at the World Bank. He specializes... Read more »
Hinh T. Dinh's picture

Hinh T. Dinh is currently a Lead Economist in the Office of the Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank in Washington DC.... Read more »

Howard Pack's picture

Howard Pack is Professor of Business and Public Policy in the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He received a Ph.d in economics from... Read more »

Hussain Samad is a consultant with the World Bank in the Development Research Group (Agricultural and Rural Development). He holds a MS in... Read more »
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Ibrahim Levent's picture
Ibrahim Levent is a senior information officer at the World Bank and leads the Financial Data team of the Development Data Group. He oversees the... Read more »
Inci Otker-Robe's picture
Inci Otker-Robe is the Chief Technical Specialist in Finance for Development in the Financial and Private Sector Development Network (FPD), The World... Read more »
Indermit Gill's picture
Indermit Gill is Director for Development Policy in the World Bank's Office of the Chief Economist. Before this, he was the Chief Economist for Europe... Read more »
Indhira Santos's picture
Indhira Santos is an Economist at the Europe and Central Asia Region at the World Bank. She works in the Human Development Department on labor market... Read more »
Ioannis N Kessides's picture
Ioannis N Kessides is a former Lead Economist in the World Bank's Development Research Group. His areas of specialization are competition,... Read more »
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Jaime Saavedra-Chanduvi's picture

A native of Peru, Saavedra-Chanduvi has overseen oper... Read more »

Jamele Rigolini is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s Office of the Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean. His areas of expertise... Read more »
Jean-Jacques Dethier's picture

Jean-Jacques is the Manager of the Research Services unit in the Development Economics Vice Presidency, at the World Bank. He has worked at the World... Read more »

Jeremy Shapiro's picture
Jishnu Das's picture

Jishnu Das is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group at The World Bank. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University in Economics in... Read more »

Joachim is co-founder and Research Director at Economic Development Initiatives (EDI), a research institution based in Tanzania. The company grew f... Read more »

Jody Zall Kusek's picture
Jody Zall Kusek has published and worked in the area of results based management for much of her career. She currently works for the World Bank where... Read more »
Johan Swinnen's picture
Johan Swinnen is Professor and Director of the LICOS-Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance -- a Centre of Excellence -- at the KU Leuven,... Read more »
John Gibson is Professor in the Department of Economics, University of Waikato and a Senior Research Associate of Motu Economic and Public Policy... Read more »
John Wilson's picture

John S.Wilson is a Lead Economist in the Development Economics Research Group of the World Bank. Mr. Wilson currently directs research on trade costs... Read more »

Jon Strand's picture
Jon Strand , a Norwegian national, is a senior economist in the World Bank Development Research Group's Environment and Energy Team in Washington, D.C.... Read more »
Jonathan Woetzel's picture

Based in Shanghai since 1996, Jonathan has been instrumental in establishing and growing McKinsey’s presence in China. In addition to his work help... Read more »

Jos Verbeek's picture
Jos Verbeek, is a lead economist at the World Bank and leads the work on the Global Monitoring Report. He is an economist with expertise in country... Read more »
José Alejandro Quijada's picture
José Alejandro Quijada is part of the Global Monitoring Report team, Development Economics Prospects Group at the World Bank. He works on issues related... Read more »
Jose Luis Diaz Sanchez's picture
Jose Luis Diaz Sanchez is an Economist at the Office of the World Bank Chief Economist. His has also held assignments at the World Bank’s Independent... Read more »
Julie Barbet-Gros's picture
Julie Barbet-Gros is a consultant with the World Bank’s Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) group in Washington DC. She is working on... Read more »
Jun Erik Rentschler's picture
Jun Erik Rentschler is a Research Analyst for the WDR 2014, working with the World Bank SDN Chief Economist’s Office and the Global Facility for... Read more »
Justin Yifu Lin's picture

Justin Yifu Lin is the former World Bank Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, Development Economics. In his capacity, Mr. Lin guided the Bank... Read more »

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Karla Hoff's picture
Karla Hoff is a Co-Director of the World Development Report 2015 on Mind and Culture and a... Read more »
Kate Dooley's picture
Kate Dooley is Senior Advocacy Adviser – Post-2015 & Multilateral Institutions, at Save the Children. She provides strategic leadership on the post... Read more »
Kaushik Basu's picture
Kaushik Basu became Senior Vice President for Development Economics and World Bank Chief Economist on October 1, 2012. Prior to that, he was Chief... Read more »
Keijiro Otsuka's picture
Kei Otsuka is a Professor of Development Economics at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) in Tokyo. He joined DECVP last April... Read more »
Kimberly Bolch's picture
Kimberly Bolch is a Junior Professional Associate in the Poverty Global practice at the World Bank. She currently works to support knowledge, learning,... Read more »
Kinnon Scott's picture
Kinnon Scott is a Senior Economist in the Poverty and Inequality Unit within the World Bank's Research Group. She has been involved in the Living... Read more »
Kirk Hamilton's picture

Kirk Hamilton is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group of The World Bank and co-author of The Changing Wealth of Nations (World Bank... Read more »

Klaus Deininger's picture
Klaus Deininger is a Lead Economist in the rural development group of the Development Economics Group. His areas of research focus on income and asset... Read more »
Kyla Wethli's picture
Kyla Wethli is an economist with expertise in macroeconomic policy and analysis, and a member of the core team for the World Development Report 2014.... Read more »
Kym Anderson's picture
Kym Anderson is the George Gollin Professor of Economics and formerly foundation Executive Director of the Centre for International Economic Studies at... Read more »
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Lakshmi Iyer's picture
Lakshmi Iyer is an economist in the Business, Government and the International Economy (BGIE) Unit at Harvard Business School. Her primary research... Read more »
Laura Bonzanigo's picture

Laura Bonzanigo is a Research Analyst at the World Bank. She specializes in decision support for the integrated assessment of natu... Read more »

Leora Klapper's picture
Leora Klapper is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group, Finance and Private Sector Research Unit, at the World Bank. Since joining the Bank... Read more »
Lidia Ceriani's picture
Lidia Ceriani is short term consultant at ECA-PREM, World Bank. A Ph.D graduate in Public Economics from the University of Pavia, she has been lecturer... Read more »
Lídia Farré's picture
Lídia is a researcher at the Institute for Economic Analysis (IAE-CSIC). Her research focuses on migration and discrimination by gender and race. She... Read more »
Lire Ersado's picture
Lire Ersado is a Senior Economist with the Human Development Unit of the Middle East and North Africa Region (MNA), the World Bank. Currently he manages... Read more »
Lisa Horner's picture
Lisa Horner is Policy and Research Adviser – Post-2015 at Save the Children. She has previously served as Policy Manager for Voluntary Service Overseas ... Read more »
LTD Editors's picture

Merrell Tuck-Primdahl: Merrell is Senior Communications Officer in the World Ba... Read more »

Luc Christiaensen's picture

Luc Christiaensen is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. He takes a keen interest in issues related to poverty... Read more »

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Maarten Bosker's picture
Maarten Bosker is Assistant Professor at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. His research focuses on the role of geography in the development process.... Read more »
Magda Stepanyan's picture
Magda Stepanyan holds two master’s degrees: in Sociology (from Yerevan State University, Armenia) and in Public Administration (from Leiden University,... Read more »
Maira Reimao is a Ph.D. candidate in Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of California - Davis as well as a consultant in the World... Read more »
Marcelo Olarreaga's picture
Marcelo Olarreaga is Professor of Economics at the University of Geneva and Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) in London.... Read more »
Margaret Grosh's picture

Margaret Grosh is the Lead Economist for Human Development in the Latin American and Caribbean Region and co- leader for the Safety Nets Global Exp... Read more »

Margaret McMillan's picture

Margaret McMillan is currently the Director of the Division of Development Strategies and Governance at the International Food Policy Research... Read more »

Margaux Hall's picture

Margaux J. Hall is a consultant in the Justice Reform Group of the World Bank Legal Vice Presidency based in Sierra Leone. Her work focuses on just... Read more »

Maria Ana Lugo's picture
Maria Ana works at the office of the Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean, the World Bank on issues of economic mobility, inequality of... Read more »
Maria Soledad Martinez Peria's picture

Maria Soledad Martinez Peria is the Research Manager of the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Economi... Read more »

Mark Dutz's picture
Mark Dutz is leading the work program on innovation and growth in the Economic Policy and Debt Department of the World Bank’s Poverty Reduction and... Read more »
Mark Suzman's picture
Mark Suzman is Managing Director for International Policy and Programs at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. In that capacity he leads a team that... Read more »
Marlaine E. Lockheed's picture
Marlaine E. Lockheed is a Visiting Lecturer in the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University and has four decades of experience advising governments... Read more »
Maros Ivanic's picture

Dr. Maros Ivanic is economist with the Agriculture and Rural Development team of the Development Economics Research Group at the World Bank where he... Read more »

Martin Melecky's picture
Martin Melecky is Senior Financial Economist for Financial and Private Sector Development in the World Bank Group. He is currently the Task Team Leader... Read more »
Martin Rama's picture
His previous assignments include a one-year spell with the Chief Economist office in South Asia region, and from July to December 2010 he served as the... Read more »
Martin Ravallion's picture

Martin Ravallion is the Edmond D. Villani Professor of Economics at Georgetown University. Prior to this, he was the Director of the Development Re... Read more »

Matt Hobson's picture
Matt Hobson is a Coordinator for the Ethiopia's PSNP's Donor Coordination tem, in collaboration with the WDR 2014 team. Read more »
Mead Over's picture

Mead Over is a senior fellow at the Center for Global Development researching economics of efficient, effective, and cost-effective health... Read more »

Merrell Tuck-Primdahl's picture

Merrell is Senior Communications Officer in the World Bank’s Development Economics Vice Presidency, a job she has held since 2007. She has worked a... Read more »

Michael O’Sullivan's picture
Michael O’Sullivan is an Economist and the land thematic leader for the World Bank's Gender Innovation Lab. He analyzes the impact of agriculture and... Read more »
Michael Toman's picture
Michael Toman (Mike) is Lead Economist on Climate Change in the Development Research Group and Manager of the Energy and Environment Team. His current... Read more »
Michael Woolcock's picture
Michael Woolcock is Lead Social Development Specialist in the Development Research Group at the World Bank, where he has worked since 1998. His work... Read more »
Minh Cong Nguyen's picture

Minh Cong Nguyen is an Economist in the Poverty Global practice at the World Bank. 

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Mohini Datt's picture
Mohini Datt is a trade policy analyst with the international trade department of the World Bank, where she has written on trade protectionism and recent... Read more »
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Nemat Shafik's picture

Nemat Shafik assumed the position of Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund on April 11, 2011.

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Nicholas Menzies's picture
Nicholas Menzies is a Justice Reform Specialist in the Justice Reform Practice Group of the World Bank's Legal Vice Presidency. He has worked at the... Read more »
Nidhi Kalra's picture

Dr. Nidhi Kalra is a Senior Decision Scientist at the World Bank where she specializes in decision support. In particular, she hel... Read more »

Norman Loayza's picture
Norman Loayza is a lead economist in the research department of the World Bank. He has also served as the Director of the World Development... Read more »
Núria Molina-Gallart's picture
Núria is Director of Policy and Research at Save the Children. She is responsible for providing policy expertise on Save the Children’s thematic... Read more »
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Olga Jonas's picture

Olga joined the World Bank in 1983 through the Young Professionals program, as a macroeconomist. She led policy reform operations and analytical wo... Read more »

Otaviano Canuto's picture

Otaviano Canuto is the Senior Advisor on BRICS in the Development Economics Department, a new position established by Preside... Read more »

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Paolo Brunori's picture

Paolo Brunori is Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Bari. He previously held a position as research assistant at the European Un... Read more »

Paolo Verme's picture
Paolo Verme is Senior Poverty Specialist for North-Africa and the Middle-East at the World Bank. A Ph.D. graduate of the London School of Economics, he... Read more »
Paul Martin's picture
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Peter Holland's picture
Peter Holland is a Senior Education Specialist at the World Bank, and the Task Team Leader in Argentina, Mexico and Uruguay. Peter has been working... Read more »
Philip Keefer's picture
Philip Keefer is a Lead Research Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. Since receiving his PhD in Economics from Washington... Read more »
Phillippe Leite's picture
Phillippe Leite is Economist at the Human Development Network. Before joining the network team, he worked for the Development Research Group on... Read more »
Po Yin Wong's picture
Po Yin joined the Enterprise Analysis team as a consultant in October 2013. She is a Ph.D. candidate at the Department of Agricultural and Resource... Read more »
Poonam Gupta's picture

Poonam Gupta is a Senior Economist in the Development Economics Vice Presidency of the World Bank. Prior to joining the Bank she held the Reserve B... Read more »

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Rachael Goodhue's picture

Rachael Goodhue is a professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Davis. Her research  intere... Read more »

Raka Banerjee's picture
Raka Banerjee is a Project Coordinator in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. As a member of the LSMS-ISA team, she provides project... Read more »
Rasmus Heltberg's picture
Rasmus Heltberg is a Lead Evaluation Officer with the World Bank's a Independent Evaluation Group. Prior to this, he was a Senior Social... Read more »
Ravi Kanbur's picture
Ravi Kanbur is T. H. Lee Professor of World Affairs at Cornell University. He holds a bachelor's degree from Cambridge and a doctorate from Oxford. He... Read more »
Richard J. Sexton's picture
Richard J. Sexton is a professor and chair in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Davis. His research... Read more »
Rita Costa's picture
Rita Costa holds a Master in Public Policy from the University of Chicago's Harris School of Public Policy and a BA in Economics from Universidade Nova... Read more »
Rong Qian's picture
Rong Qian is a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland. She is currently working at the World Bank, Growth and Macroeconomics Group. Her... Read more »
Roy Van der Weide's picture
Roy van der Weide is an Economist on the Poverty and Inequality Research team within the Development Research Group of the World... Read more »
Ruben Enikolopov's picture
Ruben Enikolopov is an Assistant Professor of Economics in New Economic School, Moscow, which he joined after completing his Ph.D. in Economics in... Read more »
Ryan Muldoon's picture
Ryan Muldoon is a Senior Research Fellow in the Philosophy, Politics and Economics program at the University of Pennsylvania. Previously, he was a Post... Read more »
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Sana Rafiq's picture

Sana Rafiq is interested in economic development and disruptive solutions that create social value. She graduated from Carleton College with a doub... Read more »

Sandhyarani Patlolla's picture

Sandhyarani Patlolla is a lecturer in the Department of Economics at San Francisco State University. She is also an adjunct faculty in the Departme... Read more »

Sara Biancini's picture
Sara Biancini studied Economics at Bocconi University and then at the University of Toulouse where she received her PhD in 2007. After... Read more »
Saurabh Mishra's picture
Saurabh has worked at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund on matters related to international and development economics. He regularly writes... Read more »
Sébastien Boreux's picture
Sébastien Boreux is a Research Analyst for the World Development Report 2014. Prior to joining the team, he interned in different financial institutions... Read more »
Sergio Schmukler's picture
SERGIO SCHMUKLER is Lead Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of California at... Read more »
Shahid Khandker's picture

Shahid Khandker is currently Lead Economist in the Agriculture and Rural Development Unit of the Development Research Group.  He was formerly ... Read more »

Shahrokh Fardoust's picture

Shahrokh Fardoust is currently Director, Operations and Strategy, in Development Economics Vice Presidency, at the World Bank. Prior to his curren... Read more »

Shaida Badiee's picture

Shaida Badiee, an Iranian national, directs the unit that produces the Bank's statistical products, with her work focused on economic information a... Read more »

Shaohua Chen's picture
SHAOHUA CHEN is a Lead Statistician in the Development Economics Research Group of the World Bank. She manages the Global Poverty database and all... Read more »
Simon Szreter's picture
Simon Szreter is Professor of History and Public Policy in the History Faculty, University of Cambridge, and Fellow of St John’s College, Cambridge. He... Read more »
Sofi Bergkvist's picture
Sofi Bergkvist is the founding Managing Director of ACCESS Health International. ACCESS Health identifies, analyzes and supports in the design of... Read more »
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Stephen Commins's picture

Stephen Commins is the Associate Director for Global Public Affairs and Lecturer in Urban Planning at the Luskin School of Public Affairs at UCLA. ... Read more »

Stuti Khemani's picture

Stuti Khemani is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group and the Africa region’s Chief Economist’s office of the World Bank. Her area... Read more »

Sulekha Patel's picture
Sulekha Patel is the team leader of the Socio-Demographic team in the World Bank's Development Data Group. She has worked extensively with UN partners... Read more »
Susmita Dasgupta's picture
It has been a long and unforeseeable journey, and now I find my professional vista intersecting with the global challenges of our times. Born and raised... Read more »
Swati Mishra's picture

Swati Mishra works in the Operations and Strategy unit in Development Economics Vice Presidency at the World Bank. She oversees the unit’s Social m... Read more »

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Tariq Khokhar's picture
Tariq Khokhar is a Data Scientist and the institution's Open Data Evangelist. His interests lie where technology, transparency, poverty and data meet.... Read more »
Tatiana Didier's picture

Tatiana Didier is a Research Economist in the World Bank’s Office of the Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean. She obtained a Ph.D. in... Read more »

Ted Enamorado's picture
Ted Enamorado is a graduate student in the Politics Department (Political Economy) at Princeton University. Before joining Princeton University Mr.... Read more »
Tim Herzog's picture
Tim is an Open Data Specialist at the World Bank, where he supports ongoing efforts to expand and improve the Bank's portfolio of open data products,... Read more »
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Ulf Narloch's picture
Ulf Narloch works at the World Bank Group’s Climate Change Chief Economist Office, based in Washington DC. His current focus is on sustainability... Read more »
Umar Serajuddin's picture
Umar Serajuddin is an economist at the Poverty and Gender group in the MENA region of the World Bank. His work focuses on poverty and inequality... Read more »
Ursula Casabonne's picture
Ursula Casabonne is an Operations Analyst in the World Bank's Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network. She previously worked in the... Read more »
Uwe Deichmann's picture

Uwe Deichmann is the Co-Director of the World Development Report 2016. Prior to this, he was a Senior Environmental Specialist in th... Read more »

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Vamsee Kanchi's picture

Vamsee Kanchi is a Communications Officer with the Operations and Strategy group in the Development Economics unit of the World Bank. Vamsee worke... Read more »

Vandana Chandra's picture

Vandana Chandra is a senior economist in the World Bank’s Africa Finance and Private Sector, and DEC Operations and Strategy Departments. Most of ... Read more »

Varun Gauri's picture
VARUN GAURI is Senior Economist with the Development Research Group of the World Bank. His research draws on theories and methods form economics,... Read more »
Veselin Kuntchev's picture
Veselin Kuntchev is a Private Sector Specialist with the Enterprise Analysis Unit at the World Bank Group. He currently works on... Read more »
Vijayendra Rao's picture
Dr. Vijayendra Rao is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. He integrates his training in economics with theories and... Read more »
Vincent Palmade's picture

Vincent Palmade is Lead Economist in the Private and Financial Sector group of the Africa region of the World Bank. Vincent joine... Read more »

Vito Peragine's picture

Vito Peragine is currently an Associate Professor of Public Economics at the University of Bari. Previously he has held the position of Lecturer in... Read more »

Vladimir Hlasny is an associate professor of Economics at Ewha Womans University in Seoul. His research centers on industrial organization and mark... Read more »

Volker Treichel's picture
Volker Treichel has been a Lead Economist in the Office of the Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of the World Bank since December 2010. From... Read more »
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Will Martin's picture

Will Martin is Research Manager, Agriculture and Rural Development, in the Development Research Group. He obtained his first degrees from... Read more »

William Maloney's picture
WILLIAM F. MALONEY is Lead Economist in the World Bank’s Development Economics Research Group. He was a Professor of Economics at the University of... Read more »
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Ximena Del Carpio's picture
Ximena Del Carpio is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s East Asia and Pacific Social Protection and Labor unit. Prior to joining this region she... Read more »
Xubei Luo's picture

Xubei Luo is an economist in the East Asia and Pacific region’s Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Department. She joined the World Bank as ... Read more »

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Yan Wang's picture
Dr. Yan WANG is Senior Economist in the Growth and Competitiveness unit, World Bank Institute. Yan Wang joined the Bank in 1993 as an Economist in EAPVP... Read more »
Yevgeniya Savchenko's picture
Yevgeniya Savchenko is a Consultant in the Poverty Reduction and Equity Unit at the World Bank. She works on issues related to skills development, labor... Read more »
Yumeka Hirano's picture
Yumeka Hirano is an Economist in the World Bank's Office of the Chief Economist for East Asia and the Pacific (EAP). Prior to joining the World Bank,... Read more »
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Zia Qureshi's picture
Zia Qureshi is currently Director of Strategy and Operations in the Office of the Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank. He has... Read more »