Economist in the Global Water Practice
Christian Borja-Vega is an Economist in the World Bank’s Global Water Practice with more than 10 years of experience in development organizations. His experience in the World Bank focuses on water operations, econometrics and economic analysis. He also was sector’s program coordinator of the Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF) where he managed Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Impact Evaluations in Africa, Latin America and East Asia Regions. Prior to working in the World Bank, he held positions as research analyst at the Social Development Secretary in Mexico and the Mexican Health Foundation. Christian has co-authored several publications in academic and policy journals, as well as in specialized magazines. He earned a B.A. of Economics at ITESM in Mexico, a Master in Public Policy at the University of Chicago, and he is a PhD Candidate in Civil Engineering at the University of Leeds in the United Kingdom.