World Bank Chief Economist

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The World Bank Chief Economist (full title: Senior Vice President, Development Economics, and Chief Economist) provides intellectual leadership and direction to the Bank’s overall development strategy and economic research agenda, at global, regional and country levels.[1] As a member of the Bank’s senior management team the person advises the President and Bank’s management on economic issues.

List of World Bank Chief Economists[edit]

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  1. ^ http://econ.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/EXTDEC/0,,contentMDK:20273940~menuPK:477175~pagePK:64165401~piPK:64165026~theSitePK:469372,00.html World Bank Chief Economist: Justin Yifu Lin
  2. ^ http://go.worldbank.org/DW31NCS6S0 Martin Ravallion Acting Chief Economist
  3. ^ http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/2012/09/05/world-bank-appoints-kaushik-basu-chief-economist