Nada Hamadeh is a Senior Economist from the World Bank Development Data Group and an expert on international comparisons of economic performance. She is the Global Lead for the International Comparison Program (ICP), and has led various methodological developments in the area. The ICP is the world's largest statistical program covering about 200 countries. It produces internationally comparable price and volume measures for Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and its components, based on Purchasing Power Parities (PPPs). Ms. Hamadeh holds a Master’s of Science in Finance from the George Washington University.