Iva is a Junior Professional Officer in the Global Knowledge and Innovation Unit of the Education Global Practice. Before joining the Bank, she worked as a Research Fellow at the Inter-American Development Bank, where her research focused on the evaluation of social protection and early childhood development programs. She has also worked as a consultant at UNESCO where she evaluated an adult learning program in Portugal called “Novas Opportunidades.” Iva holds a B.A. and M.A. in Economics from Universidad de San Andrés in Argentina. She also holds a M.Sc. in Analysis and Policy in Economics and a Ph.D. from Paris School of Economics.