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Alejandro Drexler's picture

Alejandro Drexler is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the McCombs School of Business in the University of Texas at Austin. His r... Read more »

Alfredo Mier y Teran's picture

Alfredo Mier y Teran is an Economist in the Ministry of Finance in Mexico (SHCP). His research interests are in the fields of Monetary... Read more »

Alvaro Enrique Pedraza Morales's picture

Alvaro Pedraza is an Economist in the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Research Group... Read more »

Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou's picture
Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou, is a Consultant in FPDCE and the core team for the 2014 GFDR. Previously, he worked in the World Bank's treasury... Read more »
Andrés Liberman's picture

Andrés Liberman is an Assistant Professor of Finance at New York University Stern School of Business. His rese... Read more »

Anne Brockmeyer's picture

Anne Brockmeyer is a public finance economist in the World Bank’s Macroeconomic and Fiscal Management Practice, and... Read more »

Antoinette Schoar's picture

Antoinette Schoar is the Michael M. Koerner (49’) Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management. She ho... Read more »

Asli Demirgüç-Kunt's picture

Asli Demirgüç-Kunt is the Director of Research in the World Bank. After joining the Bank in 1989 as a Young Economist, she has held ... Read more »

Augusto de la Torre's picture
Before his appointment as the region’s chief economist, Augusto de la Torre was a senior advisor responsible for financial matters in... Read more »
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Bernardo Morais joined the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System as an Economist in 2011. His research i... Read more »

Biagio Bossone's picture

Biagio Bossone is founder and chairman of "The Group of Lecce" on global financial governance, and member of the Su... Read more »

Bindu Ananth is the Chair of IFMR Finance Foundation. She worked with ICICI Bank in their microfinance practice between 2001 and 2005... Read more »
Bob Cull's picture

Robert Cull is a lead economist in the Read more »

Brian Pinto's picture
Brian Pinto is currently Senior Adviser in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network of the World Bank Group. Prior to... Read more »
Burak Uras's picture

Burak Uras is an Assistant Professor at Tilburg University specializing in Financial Economics and Macroeconomics. ... Read more »

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Cesar Calderon is a Senior Economist with the Financial and Private Sector Development Vice Presidency. Read more »
Charles Calomiris's picture

Charles W. Calomiris is Henry Kaufman Professor of Financial Institutions at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business and a... Read more »

Choon Wang's picture
Liang Choon Wang is a lecturer at the Department of Economics of Monash University (Melbourne, Australia). His research interests include... Read more »
Christine Richmond is an Economist at the International Monetary Fund in the Fiscal Affairs Department which she joined in 2010. Her... Read more »
Claudia Ruiz's picture

Claudia Ruiz is an Economist in the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Research Gr... Read more »

Claudio Raddatz's picture

Claudio Raddatz was appointed Division Director of Financial Policy of the Central Bank of Chile in March 2014.

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Daniel A. Dias's picture
Danie lA. Dias is an Assistant Professor in the Economics Department of the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. He joined the... Read more »
Daniel Gros's picture
Daniel Gros is Director of the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) since 2000. He holds a Ph.D. in ... Read more »
David McKenzie's picture

David McKenzie is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group, Finance and Private Sector Development Unit. He received ... Read more »

Deniz Anginer's picture

Deniz Anginer is a Financial Economist in the Development Research Group at the World Bank. His research focuses on liquidity and c... Read more »

Diana Bonfim's picture
Diana Bonfim is an economist in the Economics and Research Department of Bancode Portugal since 2001. Her research interests comprise... Read more »
Dirk Schoenmaker's picture
Dirk Schoenmaker is Dean of the Duisenberg school of finance. ... Read more »
Dorothe Singer's picture

Dorothe Singer is a consultant in the Finance and Private Sector Research Team of the Development Research Group at... Read more »

Douglas Randall's picture
Douglas Randall is a Research Analyst in the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Economics Research Group. He... Read more »
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Eduardo Mendoza's picture

Eduardo Mendoza is a member of the Economic Studies group at Mexico’s National Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV). He has prev... Read more »

Ejaz Ghani's picture

Ejaz Ghani taught Economics at Oxford University and Delhi University. He studied Economics in Delhi University, Jawahar Lal Nehru... Read more »

Eva M. Gutiérrez's picture

Eva Gutiérrez is a Lead Financial Sector Specialist in the Latin America and the Caribbean Region of the World Bank. World Bank. She... Read more »

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Francisco Buera is a Senior Economist and Research Advisor in the macroeconomics section of the Economic Research D... Read more »

Franklin Allen's picture

Franklin Allen is the Nippon Life Professor of Finance and Economics at the Wharton School of Business. He is co-director of the... Read more »

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Gayatri B. Koolwal's picture

Gayatri Koolwal is a consultant with the World Bank in the Development Development Economics Research Group (Agricultural and Rural ... Read more »

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Ha Minh Nguyen's picture
Ha Minh Nguyen is an Economist in the Macroeconomics and Growth Team of the Development Research Group. He joined the Bank in July 2009... Read more »
Haelim Park's picture

Haelim Park is a financial economist at the Office of Financial Research, U.S. Treasury. She received her bachelor’... Read more »

Haki Pamuk's picture

Haki Pamuk is a PhD. student at the Department of Economics at Tilburg University. He completed his undergraduate a... Read more »

Hans Degryse's picture

Hans Degryse is Professor of Finance at the Departme... Read more »

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Ignacio Mas's picture

Ignacio Mas is a Senior Research Fellow at the Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford. He has been Senior Advisor in ... Read more »

Inci Otker-Robe's picture
Inci Otker-Robe is the Chief Technical Specialist in Finance for Development in the Financial and Private Sector Development Network (FPD... Read more »
Inessa Love's picture

Inessa Love is a Senior Economist in the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Research Group. Since joining... Read more »

Iván Ríos's picture
Iván Ríos is part of the Economic Studies group at Mexico’s National Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV). His current research... Read more »
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Jan Loeprick is a PSD Specialist who advises clients as a member of the T&C business taxation team. He foc... Read more »

Jane Hwang's picture
Jane Hwang is a Financial Sector Specialist in the Latin America and Caribbean Region. She has worked in the financial sector field for... Read more »
Jason Lamb's picture

Jason Lamb is a deputy director on the Financial Services for the Poor team. He works with strategic partners and standard setting b... Read more »

Javier Gonzalez has worked in the public sector in public finance and central banking and in the private sector in financial researc... Read more »

Johannes Spinnewijn's picture

Johannes Spinnewijn is a Lecturer at the Department of Economics at the London School of Economics. Prior to joinin... Read more »

José-Luis Peydró's picture

José-Luis Peydró is Professor of Economics at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Professor of Banking at Cass Business S... Read more »

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L. Colin Xu's picture

L. Colin Xu is a lead economist in the Research Group of the World Bank. He has worked mainly on the effects and the political econo... Read more »

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Leora Klapper's picture
Leora Klapper is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group, Finance and Private Sector Research Unit, at the World Bank. Since... Read more »
Lucian Bebchuk's picture

Lucian Bebchuk is the William J. Friedman and Alicia Townsend Friedman Professor of Law, Economics, and Finance and Director of the... Read more »

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Makaio Witte's picture

Makaio Witte is a financial sector development specialist at the German development agency GIZ. In his current posi... Read more »

Margaret Miller's picture
Margaret Miller is a Senior Economist in the Finance and Markets Global Practice, where she has promoted the use of entertainment... Read more »
Maria Soledad Martinez Peria's picture

Maria Soledad Martinez Peria is the Research Manager of the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Deve... Read more »

Martin Cihak's picture
Martin Cihak is Lead Economist for Financial and Private Sector Development in the World Bank Group. He is currently the... Read more »
Martin Kanz's picture
Martin Kanzis an Economist in the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Research Group. He joined the... Read more »
Martin Melecky's picture

Martin Melecky is Lead Economist at the Chief Economist Office for South Asia, World Bank. Recently, he has lead fi... Read more »

Mauricio Larrain's picture

Mauricio Larrain is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Columbia Business School. His research focuses on corporat... Read more »

Maya Eden's picture
Maya Eden is an economist in the Macroeconomics and Growth Team of the Development Research Group. She joined the group in August 2011,... Read more »
Meghana Ayyagari's picture

Meghana Ayyagari is Associate Professor at the School of Business and the Elliott School of International Affairs, at George Wa... Read more »

Megumi Kubota's picture
Megumi Kubota works at the office of the Chief Economist in the Latin America and the Caribbean region of the World Bank. She works on... Read more »
Michael Best's picture

Michael Best is a postdoctoral fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University. ... Read more »

Michael King's picture

Michael King is Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, Trinity College Dublin. Michael’s research interests include the... Read more »

Michael Klein's picture

Michael Klein is Professor at the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in Germany and a Senior Adjunct Professor at the Schoo... Read more »

Miriam Bruhn's picture

Miriam Bruhn is a Senior Economist in the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Research G... Read more »

Mohammad Hoseini's picture

Mohammad Hoseini is a PhD student and a junior fellow of European Banking Center at Tilburg University. He completed his undergradua... Read more »

Murat Seker's picture

Murat Seker is an Economist in the Innovation, Technology, and Entrepreneurship Practice of the Finance and Private Sector Developm... Read more »

Murillo Campello's picture

Professor Campello is an internationally recognized scholar of financial economics. Campello’s papers have dealt wi... Read more »

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Neeltje van Horen's picture

Neeltje van Horen is a Senior Economist at the Research Department of De Nederlandsche Bank. Prior to joining DNB s... Read more »

Nicholas Coleman is currently a doctoral candidate in the Department of Economics at Brown University. His primary research field is... Read more »
Norman Loayza's picture
Norman Loayza is a lead economist in the research department of the World Bank. He has also served as the Director of the World... Read more »
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Owen Ozier's picture
Owen Ozier is an economist in the Human Development unit of the Development Research Group. He received his M.Eng. and B.S. degrees in... Read more »
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Pablo Peña's picture
Pablo Peña leads the Economic Studies group at Mexico’s National Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV). The group was created in 2009.... Read more »
Parabal Singh's picture

Parabal Partap Singh has been a short-term consultant with the core GFDR team. Parabal attends Stanford University,... Read more »

Paulo Correa's picture

Paulo Correa is a lead economist in the Financial and Private Sector Department of the Europe and Central Asia Region of the World ... Read more »

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Raju Jan Singh's picture

Raju Jan Singh is the Lead Economist for Central Africa, based in Yaoundé, Cameroon. Prior to joining the World Bank, Mr. Singh held... Read more »

Ralph De Haas (Maastricht, 1976) is a Deputy Director of Research at the EBRD. Prior to joining the EBRD, Ralph worked at the Bankin... Read more »

Rekha Reddy's picture

Rekha Reddy is a Senior Economist in the Latin America Finance and Private Sector Development group. She joined the... Read more »

René M. Stulz's picture
René M. Stulz is the Everett D. Reese Chair of Banking and Monetary Economics and the Director of the Dice Center for Research in... Read more »
Robert Townsend's picture

Professor Townsend began his work as a theorist working on general equilibrium models, contract theory, and mechanism design. He is... Read more »

Roberto N. Fattal Jaef's picture

Roberto N. Fattal Jaef is an economist in the Macroeconomics and Growth team of the World Bank’s Research Departmen... Read more »

Roberto Rocha's picture

Roberto Rocha was a young professional at the IMF and transferred to the World Bank in 1985, where he has been since then. In his c... Read more »

Rong Qian's picture
Rong Qian is a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland. She is currently working at the World Bank, Growth and Macroeconomics... Read more »
Ryan Hahn's picture
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Saidé Salazar's picture
Saidé Salazar is member of CNBV's economic research team, currently working on a nationwide survey aimed at identifying financing and... Read more »
Samuel Maimbo is a Lead Financial Sector Specialist with the Africa Financial and Private Sector Development Unit. He has expertise in a... Read more »
Sankar De's picture
Professor Sankar De is currently associated with School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Shiv Nadar University, India, as Professor of... Read more »
Sergio Schmukler's picture
SERGIO SCHMUKLER is Lead Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of... Read more »
Shahid Khandker's picture

Shahid Khandker is currently Lead Economist in the Agriculture and Rural Development Unit of the Development Research Group.  H... Read more »

Sirenia Vazquez's picture
Sirenia Vazquez is part of the CNBV economic research team, currently studying the historical patterns of savings and credit flows at the... Read more »
Stephen D. O'Connell is Chancellor's Fellow and Ph.D. student at City University of New York Graduate Center and a consultant to the... Read more »
Stephen O'Connell's picture
Stephen D O'Connell is currently a consultant in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit of the World Bank. His work focuses... Read more »
Steven Ongena's picture

Steven Ongena is a professor in empirical banking in the Department of Finance, the European Banking Center, and th... Read more »

Subika Farazi's picture

Subika Farazi is a Financial Sector Specialist working in the Financial Systems Global Practice of the World Bank. Her work focuses ... Read more »

Sushant Acharya's picture

Sushant joined the Federal Reserve Bank in August 2013 as an economist in the Macroeconomic and Monetary Studies Function. His curre... Read more »

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Tatiana Didier's picture

Tatiana Didier is a Research Economist in the World Bank’s Office of the Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean. She... Read more »

Thorsten Beck's picture

Thorsten Beck is Professor of Banking and Finance at Cass Business School in London and Professor of Economics at Tilburg University... Read more »

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Vamsee Kanchi's picture

Vamsee Kanchi is a Communications Officer with the Operations and Strategy group in the Development Economics unit of the World Bank... Read more »

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William Kerr's picture
William Kerr is an Associate Professor at Harvard Business School. His research and teaching focuses on entrepreneurship and innovation.... Read more »
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Xavier Gine's picture

Xavier Gine is a Senior Economist in the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Research Group. He is curren... Read more »

Ximena Del Carpio's picture
Ximena Del Carpio is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s East Asia and Pacific Social Protection and Labor unit. Prior to joining this... Read more »
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Yongs Shin is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Washington University in St. Louis.

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Zia Qureshi's picture
Zia Qureshi is currently Director of Strategy and Operations in the Office of the Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World... Read more »