Harry A. Patrinos
Harry Anthony Patrinos is a Manager at the World Bank's education sector. He specializes in all areas of education, especially school-based management, demand-side financing and public-private partnerships. He managed education lending operations and analytical work programs in Argentina, Colombia and Mexico, as well as a regional research project on the socioeconomic status of Latin America’s Indigenous Peoples, published as Indigenous Peoples, Poverty and Human Development in Latin America (Palgrave Macmillan, 2006). He is one of the main authors of the report, Lifelong Learning in the Global Knowledge Economy (World Bank, 2003). Mr. Patrinos has many publications in the academic and policy literature, with more than 40 journal articles. He is co-author of the books: Policy Analysis of Child Labor: A Comparative Study (St. Martin’s, 1999), Decentralization of Education: Demand-Side Financing (World Bank, 1997), and Indigenous People and Poverty in Latin America: An Empirical Analysis with George Psacharopoulos (World Bank/Ashgate, 1994). He has also worked in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North America. He previously worked as an economist at the Economic Council of Canada. Mr. Patrinos received a doctorate from the University of Sussex.
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- Generating Evidence to Improve Learning
- Why Engage the Private Education Sector?
- Political Will and Stakeholder Engagement: What Do We Know About the Political Economy of Education Systems?
- The G7 Summit and Education for Shared Prosperity
- Are Children Learning Anything in School?
- Scaling up the Private Sector in Education: Three Lessons
- The Six A’s of Quality Education
- PISA Results: Which Countries Improved Most?
- Kids Getting Smarter
- Le coût caché de la corruption : l’absentéisme des enseignants coûte cher à l’école et aux élèves
- The Hidden Cost of Corruption: Teacher Absenteeism and Loss in Schools
- Innovative Approaches to Low Cost Education: Examples from around the Globe
- A WISE Focus on Innovative Solutions to Ensure Learning
- How do School Vouchers Help Improve Education Systems?
- Indigenous Peoples: The Issue of Poverty and the Importance of Good Policy
- Waiting for Superman in Mexico
- Making Schools Work: Lessons from an Information Campaign in India
- Lessons on School-Based Management from a Randomized Experiment
- Empowering Parents to Improve Schooling: Powerful Evidence from Rural Mexico
- School Autonomy and Accountability Go Together
- Paying Teachers to Perform: The Impact of Bonus Pay in Pernambuco, Brazil
- What We Can Learn from Innovative Schools that Cater to the Poor
- Education for All: How We Can Leverage the Non-State Sector to Reach Our Goals
- Can the Private Sector Play a Helpful Role in Education? It Can, If it Targets Disadvantaged Students
- Getting to Know Our Schools Better – From Atlanta to Bali