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Altan Aldan's picture
Altan Aldan works as an economist in the human development team in the World Bank Ankara Office. He holds Mphil degree in Economics from... Read more »
Alvaro Gonzalez's picture
Alvaro González is Lead Economist in the Financial and Private Sector Development Unit of the World Bank’s Europe and Central Asia Region... Read more »
Antonio Cordella's picture
Antonio Cordella is a Lecturer at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), where he is responsible for the graduate... Read more »
Antonio Nucifora's picture
Antonio Nucifora is the World Bank’s Lead Country Economist for Brazil.  Since joining the Bank, he has worked on Central and... Read more »
Apurva Sanghi's picture
Based in Nairobi, Apurva is the World Bank’s Lead Economist for Kenya, Rwanda and Eritrea. Prior to that, he led the economic growth... Read more »
Aref Adamali's picture

Aref Adamali works as a regional economist for the World Bank Group, working on trade and competitiveness issues in Sub-Saharan Afri... 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... Read more »
Augusto Lopez-Claros's picture
Augusto Lopez-Claros is the director of Global Indicators Group at the World Bank Group. He was chief economist and director of the... Read more »
Aurelien Kruse's picture
Aurélien is an economist in the Nairobi office of the World Bank, where he works on Somalia, Burundi and Kenya (leading the Bank's work... Read more »
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Borko Handjiski's picture
Borko Handjiski is working as Senior Economist in the Africa department. His previous work involved macroeconomic analysis, technical... Read more »
Brian Levy's picture

Brian Levy teaches at the School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, USA, and the Universi... Read more »

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Caroline Freund's picture
Caroline Freund, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics since May 2013, was chief economist, Middle East and... Read more »
Caroline Kende-Robb's picture
Caroline Kende-Robb is the Executive Director of the Africa Progress Panel, a foundation Chaired by Kofi Annan. She is currently on... Read more »
Chandan Sapkota's picture
Chandan Sapkota is an Economics Officer at Asian Development Bank, Nepal Resident Mission. He previously worked as a... Read more »
Christian Bodewig's picture
Christian Bodewig is the World Bank Human Development Sector Leader for Central Europe and the Baltics, based in Brussels. As Sector... Read more »
Christine Zhang is a research assistant at the Development Assistance and Governance Initiative at Brookings Institution. Read more »
Côme Dechery's picture

Côme Dechery is an Analyst at the Global Center for Conflict, Security and Development - the World Bank's hub for knowledge and oper... Read more »

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Danny Quah's picture
Danny Quah is a Professor of Economics and... Read more »
David Bulman's picture
David Bulman is a China Public Policy Postdoctoral Fellow at the Ash Center. His research looks at decentralization, governance, and... Read more »
Dorsati Madani's picture

Dorsati Madani is a Senior Country Economist at the World Bank Office in Astana, Kazakhstan.   Her curren... Read more »

Dusko Vasiljevic's picture
Dusko Vasiljevic is Private Sector Development Specialist in the World Bank country office in Serbia. He’s been with the bank for four... Read more »
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Ellen Goldstein's picture
Ellen Goldstein is the World Bank’s Country Director for the Western Balkans, which includes Read more »
Emi Suzuki's picture
Emi Suzuki, Ph.D., is a Demographer at the World Bank. Her areas of interest are demography and health statistics. She has over 11 years... Read more »
Espen Beer Prydz's picture
Espen Beer Prydz is an Economist working on issues of poverty, inequality and survey methods in the World Bank’s Development Research... Read more »
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Farrukh Iqbal's picture
Farrukh Iqbal has had more than thirty years of research and management experience in the World Bank across a diverse range of countries... Read more »
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Gabriel Demombynes's picture

Gabriel is Senior Economist in the Hanoi office of the World Bank, where he has worked on poverty issues since March 2013. Prev... Read more »

Gayle Martin's picture
Gayle Martin is a senior economist and currently leads the Africa-wide Service Delivery Indicators (SDI) program. Since joining the Bank... Read more »
Germano Mwabu's picture

Germano Mwabu is Professor of Economics at the University of Nairobi.

He was co-director of the AERC project on Poverty ... 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... Read more »
Hania Sahnoun's picture
Hania Sahnoun is an Economist - consultant. She joined the team preparing the World Development Report 2016 on Internet for Development.... Read more »
Hari Subhash's picture
Hari Subhash currently consults for the Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship global practice at The World Bank Group. He is... Read more »
Haroon Bhorat's picture
Haroon Bhorat is Professor of Economics and Director of the Development Policy... Read more »
Hassan Zaman's picture
Hassan Zaman is the Senior Adviser in the South Asia Region of the World Bank. Until very recently, he was Chief Economist of Bangladesh... Read more »
Homi Kharas's picture
Homi Kharas is the Lead Author and Executive Secretary of the Secretariat supporting the High Level... Read more »
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Ishac Diwan's picture
Ishac Diwan teaches public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Current research interests include growth strategies, the... Read more »
IshacDiwan's picture
Ishac Diwan teaches public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Current research interests include growth strategies, the... Read more »
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Jacques Morisset's picture
Jacques Morisset is the World Bank Lead Economist in Madagascar. After getting his PhD in Economics from the University of Geneva, he has... Read more »
Jean-Pierre Chauffour's picture
Jean-Pierre Chauffour is Lead Country Economist for Morocco and Regional Trade Coordinator in the Middle East and North Africa Region at... Read more »
Jeff Gutman's picture
Jeffrey Gutman is currently a senior fellow in the Global Economy and Development program at the Brookings Institution, focusing on... Read more »
Jeffrey Hammer's picture
Jeff Hammer is the Charles and Marie Robertson Visiting Professor of Economic Development at the Woodrow Wilson School of Princeton... Read more »
Joao Pedro Azevedo's picture
Joao Pedro Azevedo is a senior economist at the World Bank in Washington. He currently works for the European and Central Asia region,... Read more »
Joel Hellman's picture

Leads the World Bank’s global practice on fragile and conflict-affected states as Director of the Center on Conflict, Security and D... 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... Read more »
Julie Biau's picture
Julie Biau is a Research Assistant at the Global Economy and Development program, at Brookings, where she studies questions related... Read more »
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Katia Herrera Sosa's picture
Katia Herrera Sosa is an economist and joined the World Bank as a Young Professional in 2012.  She has worked in the Africa and the... Read more »
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Laban Maiyo's picture
Laban Maiyo is a GIS Consultant based at the World Bank office in Nairobi and in charge of spatial analytical work in the region. He... Read more »
Lalita Moorty's picture
Lalita Moorty is a Program Leader for Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine. She is based in Kyiv and covers macroeconomic and fiscal management,... Read more »
Laura Ralston's picture
Laura Ralston is an Economist in the Social Protection and Labor practice of the World Bank, where she works on social insurance, human... Read more »
Laurence Chandy's picture
Laurence Chandy is a fellow in the Global Economy and Development... Read more »
Liesbet Steer's picture
Dr. Liesbet Steer is a Fellow at the Center for... Read more »
Louise Fox's picture
Louise Fox is a university lecturer and a consultant in development economics, specializing in employment, labor markets, social service... Read more »
Lucas Gortazar's picture
Lucas Gortazar is a Junior Professional Associate at the Education Unit with the Europe and Central Asia Region. He has worked on both... Read more »
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Mahjabeen Haji's picture
Mahjabeen Haji is an Economist with the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) team in Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania). Prior to... Read more »
Mamta Murthi's picture
Mamta Murthi is Country Director for Central Europe and the Baltic Countries. She has held various positions in the World Bank, including... Read more »
Manu Bhaskaran's picture

Mr Bhaskaran is a Partner of the Centennial Group, a strategic advisory firm headquartered in Washington DC and Founding CEO of its ... Read more »

Marc Schiffbauer's picture
Marc Schiffbauer is an economist in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management unit within the Middle East and North Africa region,... Read more »
Marcin Piatkowski's picture
Dr. Marcin Piatkowski is a Senior Economist at the World Bank in Warsaw, where his work focuses on financial sector development,... Read more »
Mario Negre's picture
Mario Negre is a senior economist in the World Bank Development Research Group seconded by the German Development... Read more »
Martin Raiser's picture

Martin Raiser is the World Bank Country Director for Turkey. Much of his professional career was spent focusing on the transition fr... Read more »

Mathew Verghis's picture
Mathew Verghis is Lead Economist at the World Bank for Cambodia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar and Thailand, and is based in Bangkok. ... Read more »
Maya Eden's picture
Maya Eden is an economist in the Macroeconomics and Growth Team of the Development Research Group. She joined the group in August 2011,... Read more »
Megha Mukim's picture
Megha Mukim is an Economist working on issues of competitiveness and urban development with the World Bank Group. She has several years... Read more »
Molly Elgin-Cossart's picture
Molly Elgin-Cossart is Senior Fellow for Global Development at New York University's Center on International Cooperation, where she... Read more »
Mthuli Ncube's picture
Dr. Mthuli Ncube is the Chief Economist and Vice President of the African Development Bank (AfDB). He is responsible for overall... Read more »
Mustapha K. Nabli's picture
Mustapha K. Nabli was Governor of the Central Bank of Tunisia from January 2011, just after the revolution, until July 2012. He was at... Read more »
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Natasha Kapil's picture
Natasha Kapil is a Senior Private Sector Development Specialist in the World Bank Group's Trade & Competitiveness Global... Read more »
Nick Manning's picture


Nick Manning was Head of the Governance & Public Sector Management (GPSM) group at the World Bank until December 2013. &... Read more »

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Oleksii Balabushko's picture
Oleksii Balabushko is a Public Finance Specialist with the World Bank Group, based in Washington D.C. He joined the World Bank office in... Read more »
Olivier Puech's picture
Olivier Puech is the French Web & Social Networks Editor at the World Bank. He previously worked in Paris at the OECD Development... Read more »
Omar Arias's picture
Omar Arias is acting sector manager and lead economist in the Human Development Economics Unit for the World Bank Europe and Central Asia... Read more »
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Paul Harvey's picture
Paul Harvey is a Partner with Humanitarian Outcomes, an independent team of professionals providing evidence-based analysis and policy... Read more »
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Richard Mallett's picture
Rich is a Research Officer at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) in London, where he works full-time on the Secure Livelihoods... Read more »
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Sahar Hussain's picture
Sahar Hussain joined the World Bank as an Economist in February 2013 in MENA’s Poverty Reduction and Economic Management unit. Prior to... Read more »
Sebastian Eckardt's picture
Sebastian is a Senior Economist with the World Bank Group, based in Washington D.C. He joined the World Bank office in Jakarta in 2006... Read more »
Servaas van der Berg's picture
Servaas van der Berg is South African National Research Chair in the Economics of Social Policy at the University of Stellenbosch. He... Read more »
Shanta Devarajan's picture

Shantayanan Devarajan is the Read more »

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Tina Taheri's picture
Tina Taheri is part of the founding team of the Future Development blog and is currently based in Hong Kong. Tina first joined the World... Read more »
Tito Cordella's picture
Tito Cordella is an Adviser in the Office of the Chief Economist at the World Bank. Before joining the World Bank, he worked at the... Read more »
Todd Moss's picture

Todd Moss is chief operating officer and senior fellow at the Center for Global Development. Moss also serves as vice president for ... Read more »

Tom Bundervoet's picture
Tom Bundervoet joined the World Bank in 2012 as Poverty Economist in Rwanda. Tom is an applied economist whose research mainly focuses on... Read more »
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Will Wiseman's picture
Will Wiseman is the Sector Leader for Human Development in Turkey, based in the World Bank Ankara Office. Prior to this Will worked in... Read more »
Willy McCourt's picture
Willy McCourt is Senior Public Sector Specialist (East Asia and Pacific) at the World Bank, and a Reader in Development Policy and... Read more »
Wolfgang Fengler's picture

Wolfgang Fengler is the World Bank’s Lead Economist in Trade and Competitiveness for the Western Balkans. Previously, he served as t... Read more »