Nick Wilkinson

Nick Wilkinson is a Policy Economist at the IGC London Hub. He is a former ODI Fellow, placed at the Prime Minister’s Office of Albania and the Ministry of Finance of Eswatini, covering areas such as fiscal policy, public financial management, evidence-based policymaking and macroeconomic analysis.

During his undergraduate degree, Nick undertook a placement year in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills in the UK government. He holds an MSc in Development Economics from SOAS University and a BA in Economics from the University of the West of England in Bristol.

Content by Nick Wilkinson
  • Blog post

    Debt relief for pain relief: Public finances and COVID-19 in low-income countries

    As public health systems and economies grind to a halt, it is becoming increasingly clear that the impact of COVID-19 will reverberate throughout the global economy for years to come. Prior to this emergency, multilateral organisations were already warning that debt sustainability in low-income countries was deteriorating. Now, the World Bank and IMF have called on...

    3 Apr 2020 | Nick Wilkinson