Posts tagged as: World Bank

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    Aleksandar Stojanov

    Aleksandar Stojanov is a Swiss-Macedonian national who works at the World Bank Group as a Trade Analyst (JPO). Professionally, Aleksandar has gained extensive public sector experience in the Trade and Investment Promotion Agency of the Switzerland and as an Evaluation Officer with the United Nations in Niger and Somalia. Prior to that, he also worked as a consultant in the...

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    Mahvish Shaukat

    Mahvish Shaukat is an Economist in the Macroeconomics and Growth Team in the Development Research Group. Her research studies issues in governance, political economy, and public finance, with the goal of understanding how institutions and incentives shape state efficacy and citizen welfare. She received her PhD in economics from MIT in 2019.

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    John Loeser

    John is a Young Professional (Economist) in Development Impact Evaluation (DIME) at the World Bank. He completed his PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics at UC Berkeley in 2019.

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    Shubha Chakravarty

    Ms. Chakravarty is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s Social Protection and Jobs Practice in South Asia. She leads operations and analytical work on employment, livelihoods, and skills development with an emphasis on women’s and girls’ empowerment. She previously worked with the Bank’s Gender Innovation Lab in Africa, where she led impact evaluation research and...

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    Fuad Malkawi

    Fuad is a senior urban development specialist and Spatial Planning Community of Practice Leader at the World Bank. He specializes in spatial planning, land development and urban design. Fuad led the preparation of spatial plans and downtown revitalization plans for several major cities and city-regions around the world and advised several governments and international...

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    Girija Borker

    Girija Borker is an Economist in the Impact Evaluation unit of the Development Research Group at the World Bank. She is a development economist working primarily on gender, violence, education, and transport in urban areas. Her ongoing projects study the economic consequences of sexual harassment in public spaces and assess the effectiveness of potential solutions on...

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    Vijayendra Rao

    Vijayendra (Biju) Rao is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank, works at the intersection of scholarship and practice. He integrates his training in economics with theories and methods from anthropology, sociology and political science to study the social, cultural, and political context of extreme poverty in developing countries. He...

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    Carolina Sánchez-Páramo

    Carolina Sánchez-Páramo is a Spanish national, is currently the Global Director of the Poverty and Equity Global Practice at the World Bank. Prior to this assignment, she was the Poverty and Equity GP Practice Manager in the Europe and Central Asia region. Carolina has worked on operations, policy advice and analytical activities in Eastern Europe, Latin America and South...