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Jos Verbeek

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Jos Verbeek, Lead Economist, Development Prospects Group
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 specific economic policy analysis with a focus on assessing macroeconomic fundamentals, identifying structural impediments to economic development, and quantifying their impact on a country’s economic prospects. He has a successful track record undertaking economic policy dialogue with Governments of Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia, and managing macroeconomic aspects of World Bank projects and economic assessments in these countries. Jos holds a PhD in economic theory from the Tinbergen Institute at the Erasmus University of Rotterdam, The Netherlands.