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Chief Economists Roundtable: Responding to Oil and Other Global Developments

April 15, 2015

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Developing countries are adapting to low oil prices and an uneven global recovery. At the same time, they are grappling with divergent monetary policies in advanced economies and a possible tightening of conditions.

World Bank Chief Economists from the six major developing regions will each provide insights during this lively roundtable.


Chief Economist, East Asia and Pacific, World Bank Group

Senior Adviser, Development Research Group, World Bank

Acting World Bank Group Chief Economist and Senior Director for Development Economics, World Bank Group

Chief Economist, Europe & Central Asia, World Bank Group

Senior Economic Advisor, South Asia, World Bank

Professor of Economics and the C. Marks Professor of International Studies, Cornell University & former Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, World Bank

Chief Economist, Latin America and the Caribbean, World Bank Group