Posts tagged as: Center for Global Development

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    Nancy Birdsall

    Nancy Birdsall is the Center for Global Development's founding president. From 1993 to 1998, she was executive vice president of the Inter-American Development Bank, the largest of the regional development banks, where she oversaw a $30 billion public and private loan portfolio. Before that she worked 14 years in research, policy, and management positions at the World...

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    Nora Lustig

    Nora Lustig is Samuel Z. Stone Professor of Latin American Economics at Tulane University and a Nonresident Fellow at the Center for Global Development and the Inter-American Dialogue. Her current research focuses on assessing the incidence of taxation and social spending in over twenty countries around the world, and on the determinants of income distribution dynamics in...

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    Matthew Collin

    Matthew Collin is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Global Development Europe. Previously, he was a research officer at the Centre for the Study of African Economies, at the University of Oxford, where he obtained a PhD in Economics and also an MSc in Economics for Development. His work is mainly centered on development economics, including broader issues...

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    Mujobu Moyo

    Mujobu Moyo is an IDRC research fellow at the Center for Global Development. Her research focuses on how to manage natural resource windfalls in developing countries. Prior to joining, she worked as an economist at the World Bank in Washington and the International Growth Centre in Tanzania. As Tanzania’s Country Economist with the International Growth Centre (IGC),...

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    Justin Sandefur

    Justin Sandefur is a research fellow at the Center for Global Development. His research focuses on the interface of law and development in sub-Saharan Africa. From 2008 to 2010, he served as an adviser to the Tanzanian government to set up the country’s National Panel Survey to monitor poverty dynamics and agricultural production. He has also worked on a project with the...

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    Alan Gelb

    Alan Gelb is a senior fellow at the Center for Global Development. His recent research includes aid and development outcomes, the transition from planned to market economies, the development applications of biometric ID technology, and the special development challenges of resource-rich countries. He was previously director of development policy at the World Bank and chief...

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    Mari Oye

    Mari supports the research of Lant Pritchett, Justin Sandefur, and Amanda Beatty on effective education systems. Before joining CGD, Mari worked in Myanmar and Tajikistan on research and economic policy reforms. A Marshall Scholar, Mari holds an MPhil in South Asian studies from Cambridge University, an MSc in violence, conflict, and development from the School...