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The Copenhagen Consensus Center works with some of the world's top economic thinkers to provide analysis of how we can do the most good for the world. 

Below you will find a complete list of experts who have worked with the Copenhagen Consensus Center. 

A K M Nazrul Islam

Associate Professor of Environmental Economics

Dhaka School of Economics (DScE)

Economist

Aart Kraay

Economist in Development Research Group

World Bank

Economist

Abbie Turiansky

Researcher

Mathematica Policy Research

Economist

Abigail E. Ruane

Peace Women Program Manager at Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Sector Expert

Adele Morris

Fellow and Policy Director for Climate and Energy Economics Project

Brookings Institution

Economist

Adriana Kugler

Associate Professor

Department of Economics, University of Houston

Economist

Agha Ali Akram

Post-doctoral Fellow

Evidence Action

Economist

Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak

Professor of Economics

Yale University

Economist

Ahsanuzzaman

Assistant Professor of Economics

North South University in Dhaka

Economist

Alain Perodin

Sector Expert

Alamgir Hawlader

Associate

Institute of Policy and Social Sciences

Economist

Alan Deardorff

Professor of Economics

University of Michigan

Economist

Alan S. Manne

Professor Emeritus of Operations Research

Stanford University

Economist

Alan Whiteside

Professor, Economic Research Unit and Director of Health Economics and HIV/AIDS Research Division

University of KwaZulu Natal in South Africa

Economist

Alejandra Cox Edwards

Professor, Economics Department

California State University Long Beach

Economist

Alejandro Cravioto

Economist

Alex Cobham

Research Fellow

Center for Global Development

Economist

Alex Dubgaard

Fødevareøkonomisk Institut, Københavns Universitet

Economist

Alexander Golub

Independant Consultant

Economist

Alexander Tieman

IMF

Economist

Alexandra V.D. Pierre

Consultant

Ministère de l'environnement

Sector Expert

Alexia Gonzalez Fanfalone

Doctoral Candidate, Toulouse School of Economics

University of Toulouse

Economist

Alfred Wagtendonk

Researcher, Dept. Spatial Analysis and Decision Support

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Economist

Aline Chiabai

Associate Researcher

Basque Centre for Climate Change in the Basque Country, Spain

Economist

Alistair McVittie

Resource Economist

Scottish Agricultural College

Economist

Alix Zwane

Senior Program Officer on the Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Team

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Economist

Allan Jones

Consultant, International Chemical Regulation

Sector Expert

Alliance for Affordable Internet

Sector Expert

Almas Jiwani

President

UN Women National Committee Canada

Sector Expert

Alyssa Shiraishi Lubet

School of Public Health

Harvard University

Economist

Amien Sauveur

Economist

Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Amy Damon

Research Assistant, Department of Applied Economics

University of Minnesota

Economist

Amy Sopinka

Energy Policy Advisor

Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions, University of Victoria

Economist

Anastasia Gage

Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences

Tulane University

Economist

Andrés Velasco

Minister of Finance

Chile

Eminent Panel Member

Andrew Mack

Director, Human Security Report Project, School for International Studies

Simon Fraser University

Economist

Andrew Morrison

Senior Economist and Gender Coordinator for Latin America and the Caribbean

World Bank

Economist

Andy P. Grieshop

Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Economist

Ane Sirén

DTU Transport, Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

Economist

Angela Me

Chief of Statistics and Surveys Section

UNODC

Sector Expert

Anil Deolalikar

Ph.d., Associate dean of the University of California Riverside´s College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, Co‐Director of Global Health institute

University of California

Economist

Anil Markandya

Professor of Economics; Scientific Director of the Basque Centre for Climate Change in the Basque Country

University of Bath, UK; Basque Centre for Climate Change in the Basque Country, Spain

Economist

Anja Taarup Nordlund

Sr. Gender Consultant

Nordic Consulting Group Sweden

Sector Expert

Anke Hoeffler

D. Phil, Research officer at the Centre for the Study of African Economies

University of Oxford

Economist

Ann Starrs

President

Guttmacher Institute

Sector Expert

Anna Vassall

Lecturer, Economics of HIV

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Economist

Anne E. Smith

Vice President and Practice Leader of Climate & Sustainability

Charles River Associates

Economist

Anne Mills

Professor of Health Economics and Policy

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Economist

Anthony Venables

Professor of Economics

University of Oxford and CEPR

Economist

Arindam Nandi

Fellow

Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy

Economist

Arvind Panagariya

Jagdish Bhagwati Professor of Indian Political Economy & Professor of Economics

Columbia University

Economist

Ashikur Rahman

Senior Economist

Policy Research Institute (PRI)

Economist

Atonu Rabbani

Associate Professor of Economics

University of Dhaka

Economist

Audie Metayer

Professor of Nephrology, Vice Academic Dean

Nephrology Research Laboratory FMSS/UNDH

Sector Expert

Aysit Tansel

Professor of Economics

Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey; Institute for Study of Labor (lZA) Bonn, Germany

Economist

Bahman Kashi

Founder - Economist; Adjunct Lecturer

Limestone Analytics; Queen’s University

Economist

Barry Eichengreen

The George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Political Science

University of California, Berkeley

Economist

Bazlul Haque Khondker

Professor of Economics

University of Dhaka

Economist

Beatrice L. Rogers

Professor of Economics and Food Policy and Dean of Academic Affairs at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

Tufts University

Economist

Bénaël Jean-Louis

Studies and Research Supervisor

SOGEBANK

Sector Expert

Benedict Clements

Division Chief, Western Hemisphere Department

Mission Chief for Colombia, IMF

Economist

Bernard Hoekman

Robert Schuman Chair and Research Area Director of Global Economics

European University Institute

Economist

Bertrand Joseph

Economist-Planner

Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Biplob Kumar Nandi

Senior Lecturer of Economics

East West University, Dhaka

Economist

Bjorn Larsen

Economist and Consultant

Economist

Boubaker Ben Belhassen

Director, Trade and Markets Division, Economic and Social Development Department

UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Sector Expert

Brad Wong

Chief Economist

Copenhagen Consensus Center

Economist

Brent Sohngen

Professor, Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics

Ohio State University

Economist

Brian Hutchinson

Analyst

RTI International

Economist

Brinda Viswanathan

Associate Professor, Madras Shcool of Economics Ph.D. in Development Policy, Mumbai University

Economist

Brock Blomberg

Professor of Economics

Claremont McKenna College

Economist

Bruno Frey

Professor of Economics and Research Director, CREMA – Center for Research in Economics Management and the Arts

University of Zurich

Eminent Panel Member

Camille Chalmers

Advisory Council Member

Carlo Carraro

President, Professor of Environmental Economics and Econometrics; President, Ca’ Foscari University Foundation; Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board

Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia; Ca’ Foscari University Foundation; Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Climate

Economist

Carlos Avila

Georgetown University

Economist

Carlos Faustin

Sector Expert

Caroline Krafft

PhD Candidate, Department of Applied Economics

University of Minnesota

Economist

Carolyn Fischer

Senior Fellow and Associate Director

Resources for the Future

Economist

Charles Cadwell

Director

The Urban Institute

Sector Expert

Charles Ransford

Director of Science & Policy at Cure Violence

Sector Expert

Charles Wyplosz

Professor

Graduate Institute of International Economics

Economist

Charley George Granvorka

Consultant

Economist

Charlotte Block

Technical Director, Nutrition

ACDI/VOCA

Sector Expert

Charlotte Watts

Professor of Social and Mathematical Epidemiology

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Economist

Christine P. Stewart

Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition

University of California, Davis

Economist

Christoph Böhringer

Department of Economics

University of Oldenburg

Economist

Christopher B. Barrett

David J. Nolan Director and Stephen B. & Janice G. Ashley Professor of Applied Economics, Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, and Professor, Department of Economics

Cornell University

Economist

Christopher Green

Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, McGill School of Environment

McGill University

Economist

Ciara Aucoin

Former Program Associate, Conflict Prevention and Peace Forum (CPPF), Social Science Research Council (SSRC).

Sector Expert

Cindy Gauvreau

Post-Doctoral Fellow/Economist

Centre for Global Health Research, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto

Economist

Claire Lebrun

COPRIN CChC

Sector Expert

Claire Melamed

Head of the Growth, Poverty and Inequality Program

Overseas Development Institute

Sector Expert

Claudia Kemfert

Head of the Department of Energy, Transportation, Environment

German Institute of Economic Research

Economist

Claudia Sadoff

Lead Economist

Economist

Clean Air Asia

Sector Expert

Conor C. O. Reynolds

Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Economist

Cream Wright

UNICEF

Economist

Daisy N. Owomugasho

Country Director

The Hunger Project Uganda

Sector Expert

Dale Whittington

Professor, Departments of Environmental Sciences & Engineering, and City & Regional Planning

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA), and Manchester Business School (UK)

Economist

Damien de Walque

Senior Economist in the Development Research Group (Human Development and Public Services Team)

World Bank

Economist

Damien Échevin

Economist and Research Associate

University of Sherbrooke, Clinical Research Center, and Department of Economics, Laval University

Economist

Dan Biller

Lead Economist

World Bank

Economist

Daniel G. Arce

School of Economic, Political & Policy Sciences

University of Texas at Dallas

Economist

Daniel Johansson

Post-doc at the Division of Physical Resource Theory, Department of Energy and Environment

Chalmers University of Technology

Economist

Daniel Linotte

International Consultant

Economist

Daniel Mason-D’Croz

Research Analyst

Environment and Production Technology Division (EPTD), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Economist

Danzhen You

Statistics and Monitoring Specialist

UNICEF

Sector Expert

Dara Lee Luca

Department of Global Health and Population

Harvard School of Public Health

Economist

David A. Lam

Professor, Department of Economics, Research Professor, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research

University of Michigan

Economist

David Anthoff

Post Doctoral Associate

Economic and Social Research Institute (Dublin)

Economist

David B. Evans

Director

Department of Health Systems Financing, Expenditure and Resource Allocation (FER) at the World Health Organization

Economist

David Canning

Professor of Population Sciences and Professor of Economics and International Health, School of Public Health

Harvard University

Economist

David E. Bloom

Clarence James Gamble Professor of Economics and Demography and chair, Department of Global Health and Population, School of Public Health

Harvard University

Economist

David Fuente

PhD Student, Department of City & Regional Planning

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Economist

David Montgomery

Vice President

Charles River Associates International

Economist

David Popp

Associate Professor of Public Administration in the Center for Policy Research of the Maxwell School

Syracuse University

Economist

David Roland-Holst

Assistant Dean for International Programs

College of Natural Resources

Economist

David Vanzetti

Fellow

Australia National University

Sector Expert

Dean Jamison

Professor of Global Health at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)

University of Washington, Seattle

Economist

Deborah Johnston

Reader in Development Economics, School of Oriental and African Studies

University of London

Economist

Deborah S. Rogers

President

Initiative for Equality and Stanford University

Economist

Dev Kar

Chief Economist

Global Financial Integrity

Economist

Dilys Roe

Biodiversity Team Leader

International Institute for Environment and Development

Sector Expert

Douglas Webb

Cluster Leader, Mainstreaming, Gender and MDGs. HIV, Health and Development Group

UNDP’s Bureau for Development Policy

Sector Expert

Douglass North

Nobel Laureate in Economics

Eminent Panel Member

Eddy Labossiere

President

Association of Haitian Economists

Advisory Council Member

Eduardo Magalhaes

Consultant

Environment and Production Technology Division (EPTD), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Economist

Education International

Education International represents organisations of teachers and other education employees across the globe. It is the world’s largest federation of unions, representing thirty million education employees in about four hundred organisations in one hundred

Sector Expert

Edward C. Prescott

Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences; W. P. Carey Professor of Economics and the Director of the Center for the Advanced Study in Economic Efficiency; Senior Monetary Adviser at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Arizona State University

Eminent Panel Member

Edward Glaeser

Professor of Economics

Harvard University

Economist

Eileen Natuzzi

Medical Education Coordinator

Solomon Island Living Memorial Project; San Diego State University, School of Public Health

Sector Expert

Elena Strukova Golub

Expert in Environmental Sconomics and Environmental Finance

Economist

Elia Armstrong

UN division for public administration and development management, DESA

Economist

Elissa Braunstein

Associate Professor, Department of Economics

Colorado State University

Economist

Elizabeth Brouwer

Health Economics Analyst

Disease Control Priorities

Economist

Elizabeth M. King

Research manager, Ph.D.

World Bank

Economist

Elizabeth Mitgang

School of Public Health

Harvard University

Economist

Emmanuelle Auriol

Professor, Toulouse School of Economics

University of Toulouse

Economist

Enamul Haque

Director

Asian Center for Development

Economist

Enamul Hoque

University of Queensland

Economist

Enrica De Cian

Senior researcher

Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei

Economist

Eric Bickel

Assistant Professor, Graduate Program in Operations Research, Center for International Energy and Environmental Policy

The University of Texas at Austin

Economist

Erica Field

Professor of Economics

Duke University

Economist

Ernest Aryeetey

Vice-Chancellor

University of Ghana

Eminent Panel Member

Erwann Michel‐Kerjan

Managing Director, Risk Management and Decision Processes Center; Adj. Associate Professor, Operations and Information Management Department; Chairman, OECD Secretary General Board on Financial Management of Catastrophes

Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Economist

Eva Busza

UNDP

Economist

Faizan Mustafa

Vice Chancellor

NALSAR University

Advisory Council Member

Farazi Binti Ferdous

Research Fellow

South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM)

Economist

Farzana Misha

Development Economist

Economist

Finn Kydland

Nobel Laureate Economist

Eminent Panel Member

ForumCC

Association of civil society organizations committed to work on climate change in their own programs as well as through advocacy.

Sector Expert

Francesco Bosello

Associate researcher, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei; Assistant Professor of Economics; Affiliate Scientist

Euromediterranean Center for Climate Change; University of Milan

Economist

Francois Bourguignon

Eminent Panel Member

Frank Jotzo

Research Fellow at the College of Asia and the Pacific, Australian National University; Deputy Director of the ANU Climate Change Institute

Economist

Frank Rijsberman

Director, Global Development Program, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene Program

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Economist

Fredrik Hedenus

Researcher, Department of Physical Resource Theory

Chalmers University of Technology

Economist

Fritz Jean

Economist

Gabriel Demombynes

Senior Economist

World Bank

Economist

Gabrielle Partidge

Results for Development Institute

Economist

Gary Yohe

M.Phil, Ph.D

Wesleyan University

Economist

Gaurav Datt

Associate Professor of Economics

Monash University

Eminent Panel Member

Gene F. Kwan

Instructor, Medicine

Partners in Health and Harvard Medical School

Economist

Geoffrey Garnett

Professor of Microparasite Epidemiology

Imperial College London

Economist

Geoffrey J. Blanford

Electric Power Research Institute

Economist

George Psacharopoulos

Economics Expert

former London School of Economics and the World Bank

Economist

Golam Mortaza

Senior Economics Officer

ADB Bangladesh

Economist

Gregory Casey

Ph.D. candidate, Department of Economics

Brown University

Economist

Gregory D. Hess

Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of the Faculty, James G. Boswell Professor of Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow

Claremont McKenna College

Economist

Grégory Domond

ICT Consultant

PromoTIC

Sector Expert

Gregory Nemet

Assistant Professor, La Follette School of Public Affairs and the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

University of Wisconsin

Economist

Günther Fink

Professor of International Health Economics, Department of Global Health and Population

Harvard School of Public Health

Economist

Gürcan Gülen

Senior Energy Economist, Center for Energy Economics, Bureau of Economic Geology

University of Texas at Austin

Economist

Gustavo Arciniegas

Economist

Guy Hutton

International Development Economist

World Bank

Economist

Hans-Peter Kohler

Frederick J. Warren Professor of Demography

University of Pennsylvania

Economist

Harold Alderman

Lead Economist, Social Protection Advisor – Africa Region

World Bank

Economist

Harounan Kazianga

Assistant Professor, Spears School of Business

Oklahoma State University

Economist

Harry Anthony Patrinos

Senior Education Economist

World Bank

Economist

Håvard Hegre

Professor of Economics, Political Science, and Public Policy, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Senior Fellow, The Milken Institute

Economist

Henry Vaux, Jr.

Professor

Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, University of California, Berkeley

Economist

Herath Gunatilake

Director - South Asian Department

Asian Development Bank

Economist

Howard Kunreuther

James G. Dinan Professor; Professor of Decision Sciences and Business and Public Policy, Co‐Director, Risk Management and Decision Processes Center

Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Economist

Hugues Charles

Haiti Canada Cooperation Center

Sector Expert

Ian Darnton-Hill

UNICEF

Economist

Ibrahim A. Elbadawi

Development Economic Research

World Bank

Economist

Ibrahim Kasirye

Principal Research Fellow

Economics Policy Research Center, Uganda

Economist

Ilan Noy

Associate Professor, Department of Economics

University of Hawaii, Manoa

Economist

Ilona Kickbusch

Director of the Global Health Program

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva

Sector Expert

Innovation: Africa

is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that brings Israeli innovation to African villages. Founded in 2008, in six years Innovation Africa has provided light, clean water, food and proper medical care to more than 675,000 people in Ethiopia, Tanzania, Mal

Sector Expert

Irma Clots Figueras

Associate Professor Economics

Carlos III University

Economist

Isabel Galiana

Lecturer, Department of Economics, McGill School of Environment

McGill University

Economist

J. Eric Bickel

Assistant Professor, Graduate Program in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering

University of Texas at Austin

Economist

J. Paul Dunne

School of Economics

University of Cape Town, South Africa

Economist

J.V. Meenakshi

Professor of Economics

Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi

Economist

Jacques Philippe Estime

Economist and Project Analyst

Unit of Study and Programming, Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Jacques van der Gaag

Professor, Department of Economics and Econometrics at the University of Amsterdam; Co-founder and co-director of the Amsterdam Institute for International Development (AIID)

Economist

Jagdish Bhagwati

Professor; Senior Fellow

Columbia University; Council on Foreign Relations

Eminent Panel Member

Jahangir A. M. Khan

Senior Lecturer in Health Economics

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Economist

James Fearon

Professor in School of Humanities and Sciences and Professor of Political Science

Stanford University

Economist

Jan Hontelez

Assistant Professor, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Researcher at NICHE

Economist

Jan Pronk

Professor

Institute of Social Studies, The Hague

Economist

Jan Rose Skaksen

Økonomisk Institut, CBS

Economist

Jared Augenstein

Yale School of Public Health

Economist

Jay Mackinnon

Economist

Limestone Analytics

Economist

Jean Cartier-Bresson

Professor of Economics

University of Versailles Saint-Quentin

Economist

Jean Edouard Pauyo

Energy Specialist, BSEE, MBA

Independent

Economist

Jean Guy Honoré

Department of Global Health

University of Washington

Economist

Jean Patrick Alfred

Technical Advisor, Secretary of State for the Population

Ministère de la Santé Publique et de la Population

Sector Expert

Jean Rusnel Etienne

Agronomist

Sector Expert

Jean Samuel Vincent

Instructor

Institut des hautes études commerciales et économiques (IHECE) and Université de Port-au-Prince (UP)

Sector Expert

Jeff Allien

Project Analyst

Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation (MPCE)

Economist

Jenna Davis

Assistant Professor

Woods Institute for the Environment and Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Economist

Jens Christopher Andvig

Senior Researcher

Norwegian Institute of International Affairs

Economist

Jere Behrman

W.R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Economics and Director of Population Studies Center

University of Pennsylvania

Eminent Panel Member

Jesper Møller

Director

Toms Gruppen

Economist

Jimmy Verne

Planning Economist, Assistant Unit Manager

Pre-Investment Analysis Section, Public Investment Unit, Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Jitendra J. Shah

Country Sector Coordinator

World Bank

Economist

Joel Le Turioner

Independent Consultant

Sector Expert

Johanne Helene Iversen

University of Bergen

Economist

John C. Whitehead

Professor and Department Chair, Department of Economics

Appalachian State University

Economist

John Gibson

Professor of Economics

Waikato Management School

Economist

John H. Coatsworth

Professor of History and Monroe Gutman Professor of Latin American Affairs

Harvard University

Eminent Panel Member

John Hoddinott

Professor of Food & Nutrition and Economics and Policy

Cornell University

Economist

John J. Boland

Professor Emeritus

Johns Hopkins University

Economist

John Stover

President

Futures Institute

Economist

Jon Pender

Vice President, Government Affairs

GlaxoSmithKline

Sector Expert

Jonathan Rose

Consultant / Political Scientist

Economist

José Antonio Ocampo

Professor at the School of International and Public Affairs and Fellow of the Committee on Global Thought

Columbia University

Eminent Panel Member

José Luis Guasch

Professor, Department of Economics, University of California at San Diego and Senior Regional Advisor, World Bank

Economist

José-Antonio Izazola-Licea

Division Chief, Evaluation and Economics

Joint United Nations Programme on AIDS (UNAIDS)

Sector Expert

Joseph Chamie

Center for Migration Studies

Economist

Joshua Salomon

Associate Professor of International Health, Department of Global Health and Population

Harvard University

Economist

Joyce P. Jacobsen

Professor of Economics

Wesleyan University

Economist

Juan Belt

Senior Economist

Limestone Analytics

Economist

Juan Rivera

Director, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health

National Institute of Public Health, Mexico

Economist

Juha V. Siikamäki

Research Fellow

Resources for the Future

Economist

Julia Fox-Rushby

Professor, Health Economics Research Group

Brunel University, London

Economist

Julio A. Gonzales

Infrastructure Economist

World Bank

Economist

Justin Sandefur

Research Fellow

Center for Global Development

Economist

Justin Yifu Lin

Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, Development Economics

World Bank

Eminent Panel Member

Jyoti Kiran

Professor, Researcher

Advisory Council Member

Jørgen Poulsen

Secretary General

Dansk Røde Kors

Economist

Kamal Saggi

Professor of Economics

Vanderbilt University

Economist

Karin Stenberg

Health Economist

World Health Organization

Economist

KAS Murshid

Director General

Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies

Eminent Panel Member

Katharina M. K. Stepping

Researcher

German Development Institute

Sector Expert

Katherine P. Adams

Assistant Project Scientist, Department of Nutrition

University of California, Davis

Economist

Kathleen Dorsainvil

Advisory Council Member

Kazi Mahmudur Rahman

Assistant Professor of Development Studies

University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB), Dhaka

Economist

Keely Jordan

Health Policy Researcher

Economist

Keith Maskus

Professor of Economics

University of Colorado Boulder

Economist

Kesner Pharel

Eminent Panel Member

Ketleen Florestal

Eminent Panel Member

Khorshed Alam

Associate Professor of Economics

University of Southern Queensland

Economist

Kira Thorien

Results for Development Institute

Economist

Kjeld Møller Pedersen

Professor, sundhedsøkonomi-og politik

Syddansk Universitet

Economist

Klaus Prettner

Vienna University of Technology

Economist

Kristine Husøy Onarheim

University of Bergen

Economist

Kyle Murphy

Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab at MIT (J-Pal)

Economist

Kym Anderson

George Gollin Professor of Economics, School of Economics

University of Adelaide

Economist

L. Alan Winters

Professor of Economics

Centre for Migration Research, University of Sussex

Economist

Ladd

Senior Technical Director, Nutrition

ACDI/VOCA

Sector Expert

Lant Pritchett

Professor of the Practice of International Development

Harvard Kennedy School

Economist

Laurence Chandy

Fellow in Global Economy and Development

Brookings Institution

Economist

Lawrence Haddad

Professor

Institute of Development Studies, UK

Economist

Lee Lane

Resident Fellow and Co-Director of AEI's geoengineering project

American Enterprise Institute

Economist

Lindsey Jones

Director, Gender Mainstreaming and Women’s Empowerment

ACDI/VOCA

Sector Expert

Lisa Chauvet

D. Phil, Research officer at the Centre for the Study of African Economies

Oxford University

Economist

Lori A. Bollinger

Vice President

Futures Institute

Economist

Lucy Scott

Research Officer

Overseas Development Institute

Sector Expert

Ludger Wößmann

Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich

Economist

Ludovic Queuille

Avenir Health, Washington DC

Economist

Luke M. Brander

Environmental Economist

Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM)

Economist

Lungile Mashele

Sector Specialist – Energy

Development Bank of South Africa

Sector Expert

M. Mahmud Khan

Professor of Health Services

University of South Carolina

Economist

Madeleine Gleave

Research Assistant

Economist

Magdine Flore Rozier Baldé

Economist

Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Manuel F. Montes

Senior Advisor on Finance and Development

The South Centre

Sector Expert

Marc Jeuland

Assistant Professor, Sanford School of Public Policy

Duke University

Economist

Marc Suhrcke

Professor in Public Health Economics

University of East Anglia

Economist

Marco Rubio Pardo

Researcher

Universidad Externado de Colombia

Economist

Marcus Cadet

Ministry of Public Health and Population,Haiti

Economist

Maria Porter

Post-doctoral Fellow

National Opinion Research Center , University of Chicago

Economist

Maria Wang

Country Support Manager, MDR-TB

Clinton Health Access Initiative

Sector Expert

Marianne Jelved

Member of Parliament

Radikale Venstre

Economist

Marie Josée Louismé

Coordinator of the Research and Systemic Investigations Unit (URES)

Office of Citizen Protection

Sector Expert

Mark Cohen

Justin Potter Professor of American Competitive Enterprise and Professor of Law

Owen Graduate School of Management, Vanderbilt University

Economist

Mark P. Jones

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

Rice University

Economist

Mark R. Rosenzweig

Director, Center for International Development

Harvard University

Economist

Mark Radin

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Economist

Mark Rosegrant

Ph.D., Division Director of the Environment and Production Technology Division

International Food Policy Research Institute

Economist

Martin Edwards

Director, Center for UN and Global Governance Studies

Seton Hall University

Sector Expert

Martin Paldam

Professor of Economics

Eminent Panel Member

Mary Hilderbrand

Distinguished Practitioner in Residence and Senior Lecturer

George H.W. Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University and Center for International Development, Harvard University

Economist

Mary Ostrowski

Director, Chlorine Issues

American Chemistry Council

Sector Expert

Mary Punchak

Georgetown University

Economist

Matt Andrews

Associate Professor of Public Policy

Harvard Kennedy School

Economist

Maura Allaire

PhD Student, Department of Environmental Sciences & Engineering

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Economist

Mauricio Rubio Pardo

Researcher

Universidad Externado de Colombia

Economist

Max A. Alier

Resident Representative, Brazil

International Monetary Fund

Economist

Maximo Torero

Ph.D., Director of the Markets, Trade, and Institutions Division, leader of the Global Research Program on Institutions and Infrastructure for Market Development and Director for Latin America

International Food Policy Research Institute

Economist

Mead Over

Senior Fellow

Center for Global Development

Economist

Melissa Adelman

World Bank

Sector Expert

Mélissa Torchenaud

Economist and Project Analyst

Public Investment Office, Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Michael Hanneman

Chancellor’s Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics

University of California, Berkeley

Economist

Michael Herrmann

Senior Adviser on Population and Economics

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Sector Expert

Michael Intriligator

Professor of Economics, Political Science, and Public Policy

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Senior Fellow, The Milken Institute

Economist

Michelle Remme

Health Finance Specialist

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Economist

Miguel Braun

Director

Center for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth (CIPPEC)

Economist

Miguel Urquiola

Assistant Professor

Economics Department, Columbia University

Economist

Mike Holland

Independent Consultant

Economist

Milind Kandlikar

Associate Professor

Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Economist

Mira Johri

Associate Professor, International Health Unit and Department of Health Administration

University of Montreal

Economist

Mogens Fosgerau

DTU Transport, Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

Economist

Mohammad Mainul Hoque

Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS)

Economist

Moïse Celicourt

Economist, Executive Secretary

Public Finance Reform Commission & Economic Governance

Economist

Morten Jerven

Associate Professor in School of International Studies

Simon Fraser University

Economist

Munshi Sulaiman

Research Director

BRAC International

Economist

Mushtaque Chowdhury

Vice Chair

BRAC

Eminent Panel Member

Nabila Zaman

Research Associate

BRAC Institute of Governance and Development, BRAC University

Economist

Nancy Birdsall

President

Center for Global Development

Eminent Panel Member

Nancy Stokey

Frederick Henry Prince Distinguished Service Professor in Economics

University of Chicago

Eminent Panel Member

Neha Khanna

Associate Professor, Economics and Environmental Studies

Department of Economics, Binghamton University

Economist

Neha Raykar

Lead Economist

Public Health Foundation of India

Economist

Nicola Crosta

The Epic Foundation

Sector Expert

Nicolas Allien

Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Consultant

Ministry of Public Work, Transportation and Communication

Economist

Nicoli Nattrass

Professor, School of Economics

University of Cape Town

Economist

Niels Buus Kristensen

DTU Transport, Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

Economist

Nina Buchmann

Duke University

Economist

Nora Lustig

Shapiro Visiting Professor at the Elliott School of International Affairs

George Washington University

Eminent Panel Member

Oded Galor

Herbert H. Goldberger Professor of Economics, Core Faculty, Population and Training Center, Brown University and Fellow, Department of Economics, Hebrew University

Economist

Ole Kveiborg

DTU Transport, Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

Economist

Olivia Russell

Editorial Coordinator, Stability: International Journal of Security and Development

Sector Expert

Olivier Vardakoulias

Ph.D., Ecological Economics Researcher

Scottish Agricultural College

Economist

Onno Kuik

Researcher

Institute for Environmental Studies, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam

Economist

Orazio Attanasio

Professor of Economics at University College London and Director of Center for Evaluation and Development Policies at IFS

Eminent Panel Member

Otto Anker Nielsen

DTU Transport, Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

Economist

Padmashree Gehl Sampath

Chief, Science and Technology Section

UNCTAD

Sector Expert

Pamela Smith

Associate Professor of Applied Economics

University of Minnesota

Economist

Pantelis Koutroumpis

Research Fellow

Imperial College London

Economist

Pascal Geldsetzer

Research Fellow

Harvard School of Public Health

Economist

Patrick Gerland

Senior Analyst

Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations

Sector Expert

Patrick Low

Vice President for Research and Senior Fellow

Fung Global Institute, Hong Kong

Economist

Paul Collier

Professor of Economics and Director of the Centre for the Study of African Economies

Oxford University

Eminent Panel Member

Paul E. Chambers

Professor, Department of Economics and Finance

University of Central Missouri

Economist

Paul Glewwe

Professor of Economics , Department of Applied Economics

University of Minnesota

Economist

Pavithra Kumar R

Head - South Zone, Operations

Tata Trusts

Advisory Council Member

Peder J. Pedersen

Economist

Peter Blair Henry

Stanford University and National Bureau of Economic Research

Economist

Peter F. Orazem

Professor of Economics, Department of Economics

Iowa State University

Economist

Peter Ghys

Director a.i., Strategic Information and Evaluation

Joint United Nations Programme on AIDS (UNAIDS)

Sector Expert

Peter H. Verburg

Head of Department, Institute for Environmental Studies

VU University Amsterdam

Economist

Peter Reuter

Professor in School of Public Policy and Department of Criminology

University of Maryland

Economist

Peter Salama

UNICEF

Economist

Peter Svedberg

Professor of Economics

Institute for International Economic Studies, University of Stockholm

Economist

Philip L. Martin

Professor, Chair

UC Comparative Immigration & Integration Program, University of California, Davis

Economist

Philip Musgrove

Deputy Editor

Global Health for Health Affairs

Economist

Philomé Joseph Raymond Magloire

Eminent Panel Member

Pierre Michel Chéry

Executive Director

Xtra Consult

Economist

Pierre-Marie Boisson

Advisory Council Member

Prabhat Jha

Professor of Economics, Canada Research Chair of Health and Development at the University of Toronto; founding director of the Centre for Global Health Research, St. Michael's Hospital

Economist

Pradeep S Mehta

Founder Secretary General

Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS International)

Advisory Council Member

Priya Madina

Director, Government Affairs, Global Issues

GlaxoSmithKline

Sector Expert

Rachel Glennerster

Executive Director

Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab at MIT (J-Pal)

Economist

Rachel Nugent

Vice President, Global Non-communicable Diseases

RTI International

Economist

Rachel Sanders

Panamerican Health Organization, Port-au-Prince

Economist

Rachel Sklar

Doctoral Researcher

UC Berkeley School of Public Health

Economist

Ramanan Laxminarayan

Vice-President for Research and Policy, Public Health Foundation of India; Director and Senior Fellow, Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy, Washington DC; and Research Scholar and Lecturer, Princeton University

Economist

Randall A. Kramer

Professor of Resource and Environmental Economics

Nicholas School, Duke University

Economist

Rebecca Spohrer

International Nutrition Program Manager

Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)

Sector Expert

Regina Osih

TB/HIV Advisor

Clinton Health Access Initiative

Sector Expert

Reina Engle-Stone

Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition

University of California, Davis

Economist

Rejaul Karim Bakshi

Associate Professor of Economics

Rajshahi University

Economist

Reynaldo Martonell

Professor of International Nutrition

Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

Economist

Ricardo Hausmann

Director, Center for International Development; Professor of the Practice of Economic Development, John F. Kennedy School of Government

Harvard University

Eminent Panel Member

Richard H. Steckel

SBS Distinguished Professor of Economics, Anthropology and History, Ohio State University and Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research

Economist

Richard Richels

Director

Electric Power Research Institute

Economist

Richard S. J. Tol

Professor of Economics, Department of Economics; Professor of the Economics of Climate Change, Institute for Environmental Studies and Department of Spatial Economics

University of Sussex; Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam

Economist

Riphard Serent

Economist and Professor

Universite Quisqueya et Radio Vision

Economist

Rob Baltussen

Health economics specialist and coordinator of NICHE – the Nijmegen International Center for Health Systems Research and Education, Radboud

University Nijmegen Medical Center

Economist

Robert E Baron

Senior Consultant

Charles River Associates

Economist

Robert Gallagher

Transport Planner

Economist

Robert Hecht

Managing Director

Results for Development Institute

Economist

Robert J. Brent

Professor of Economics

Fordham University

Economist

Robert Mendelsohn

Edwin Weyerhaeuser Davis Professor of Forest Policy, Professor of Economics, and Professor, School of Management

Yale University

Economist

Robert Mundell

Nobel Laureate Economist

Eminent Panel Member

Robert W. Fogel

Nobel Laureate Economist

University of Chicago

Eminent Panel Member

Roberto Roson

Associate Professor, Industrial Organization, International and Antitrust Economics

Ca’Foscari University, Venice

Economist

Rodrigo R. Soares

Professor of Economics - Sao Paulo School of Economics

Economist

Roger A. Pielke, Jr.

Professor, Environmental Studies Program, University of Colorado; Fellow, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences

Economist

Roger Böhning

Independent International Affairs Professional

Economist

Roger Sedjo

Senior Fellow

Resources for the Future

Economist

Rokonuzzman (Rokon Uz Zaman)

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

North South University Dhaka

Economist

Romy Reggiani Theodat

Director of Studies and Programming

Ministry of Trade and Industry

Economist

Ronald Fischer

Professor

Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Chile

Economist

Rory Truex

Ph.D., Political Sciences

Yale University

Economist

Rowena A. Valmonte-Santos

Senior Research Analyst

Environment and Production Technology Division (EPTD), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Economist

Rubina Shaheen

Economist

Rudolf de Groot

Associate Professor,Environmental Systems Analysis group

Wageningen University

Economist

Rudy Joseph

Economist-Planner, Project Analyst

Directorate of Public Investment, Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Rumana Huque

Professor, Department of Economics

University of Dhaka

Economist

Ruolz Ariste

Researcher

Laval University and University du Québec en Outaouais

Economist

Ruth Christina Daurisca

Applied Economist

Ministry of Public Health and Population, Contracting Unit

Economist

Ryan Hum

Special Lecturer, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering

University of Toronto

Economist

Ryan K. McBain

Director of Economic Evaluation

Partners in Health

Economist

S. Brock Blomberg

Robin and Peter Barker Professor of Economics

Claremont McKenna College

Economist

S. Galab

Director

Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS)

Advisory Council Member

S.D.Gupta

Chairman

IHMR University, Jaipur

Advisory Council Member

Sabine Fuss

Research Scholar

Forestry Program of the International Institute of Systems Analysis

Economist

Salal Humair

Research Scientist, Department of Global Health and Population; Associate Professor, School of Science and Engineering

Harvard School of Public Health; Lahore University of Management Sciences

Economist

Salman Hussain

Ph.D., Ecological Economics Researcher

Scottish Agricultural College

Economist

Samuel Fankhauser

Professor, Co‐Director of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment

London School of Economics

Economist

Samuel Philip Jean Louis

Economist and Project Analyst

Directorate for Territorial Development, Local and Regional Development, Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Santiago Fernandez de Cordoba

UNCTAD

Sector Expert

Save the Children

Is an international non-governmental organization that promotes children's rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries.

Sector Expert

Sayem Ahmed

International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR, Dhaka and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Economist

Sayema Haque Bidisha

Professor, Department of Economics

University of Dhaka

Economist

Sebastian Galiani

Associate Professor

Department of Economics, Washington University

Economist

Selim Raihan

Professor of Economics

University of Dhaka

Economist

Selima Ahmad

President and Founder

Bangladesh Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Eminent Panel Member

Semkae Kilonzo

Coordinator

Policy Forum

Sector Expert

Semra Özdemir

PhD Student, Department of Environmental Sciences & Engineering

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Economist

Serge Kapto

Policy Specialist

UNDP

Sector Expert

Shanawez Hossain

Research Fellow

BIGD, BRAC University

Economist

Shri C. S. Rajan

Deputy Chairman

Chief Ministers Advisory Council, Government of Rajasthan

Advisory Council Member

Shri G. Sudhir

Retired

Advisory Council Member

Simon Appleton

Senior Lecturer

School of Economics of The University of Nottingham

Economist

Simon Milledge

Forest Team Leader

International Institute for Environment and Development

Sector Expert

Simon Wright

Head of Child Survival

Save the Children

Sector Expert

Stanley Jean-Baptiste

Planner, Economist

Ministry of Public Health and Population

Economist

Stephan Klasen

Professor

University of Göttingen

Economist

Stéphane Hallegatte

Lead Climate Change Specialist, in special assignment with the World Bank ‐ Sustainable Development Network Natural Disasters

World Bank

Economist

Stéphane Verguet

Researcher, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation

University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Economist

Stephen A. Vosti

Adjunct Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics

University of California, Davis

Economist

Stephen Younger

Associate Director, Food and Nutrition Policy Program, Cornell University and Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Ithaca College

Economist

Steven Forsythe

Senior Economist

Futures Institute

Economist

Subir Bairagi

Postdoctoral Fellow

International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Los Baños, Philippines

Economist

Sugandha D. Tuladhar

Associate Principal

Charles River Associates International

Economist

Sultan Hafeez Rahman

Executive Director

BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD)

Economist

Susan Horton

CIGI Chair in Global Health Economics

University of Waterloo

Economist

Susan Rose‐Ackerman

Henry R.Luce Professor of Jurisprudence (Law and Political Science)

Yale University

Economist

Søren Bo Nielsen

Professor of Economics

Eminent Panel Member

T. Paul Schultz

Malcolm K. Brachman Professor Emeritus of Mathematical Institutional Economics & Senior Researcher

Yale University

Economist

Tarah Télusma Thelusme

Unit Manager

Public investment Unit, Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Economist

Tariqur Rahman

International Consultant

International Trade Centre (ITC)

Economist

Thomas Schelling

Nobel Laureate Economist

Eminent Panel Member

Till Bärnighausen

Assistant Professor of Global Health, Department of Global Health and Population, School of Public Health

Harvard University

Economist

Tim Josling

Senior Fellow, and Emeritus Professor

Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, and Stanford University Food Research Institute

Economist

Timothy Olalekan Williams

Director, Africa

International Water Management Institute

Economist

Toby Ord

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Philosophy

University of Oxford

Economist

Todd Moss

Chief Operating Officer and Senior Fellow

Center for Global Development

Economist

Todd Sandler

Vibhooti Shukla Professor of Economics and Political Economy

The University of Texas at Dallas

Economist

Tom Cardamone

Managing Director

Global Financial Integrity

Economist

Tomas Serebrisky

Senior Infrastrucure Economist

World Bank

Economist

Tony Addison

Deputy Director

World Institute for Development Economics Research (WIDER) of the United Nations University

Economist

Tony Barnett

Professor

London School of Economics

Economist

Torben M. Andersen

Professor of Economics

Eminent Panel Member

Tove Hels

DTU Transport, Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

Economist

Tracey Pérez Koehlmoos

Uniformed Services University

Economist

Travis J. Lybbert

Professor, Agricultural & Resource Economics

University California Davis

Economist

Ugo Panizza

Chief of the Debt and Finance Analysis Unit

Division of Globalization and Development Strategies at UNCTAD

Economist

UNICEF

UNICEF is the driving force that helps build a world where the rights of every child are realized. We have the global authority to influence decision-makers, and the variety of partners at grassroots level to turn the most innovative ideas into reality.

Sector Expert

Usha Vyasulu Reddy

Advisory Faculty

Centre for IT and Public Policy, International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore

Advisory Council Member

Uttam Deb

Principal Scientist, Economics

ICRISAT, INDIA

Economist

Valentina Bosetti

Economist

Valerie Kozel

Associate Adjunct Professor

La Follette School of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Economist

Vanessa Tobin

UNICEF

Economist

Varun Malhotra

Researcher,Centre for Global Health Research (CGHR), St. Michael’s Hospital and Dalla Lana School of Public Health

University of Toronto

Economist

Vernon Smith

Nobel Laureate Economist

Eminent Panel Member

Victor Lavy

Professor of Economics

Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Royal Holloway University of London

Economist

Vijay Shankar Vyas

Professor Emeritus

Institute of Development Studies, Jaipur

Advisory Council Member

Vinaye Ancharaz

Senior Development Economist

International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development

Sector Expert

Vivek Bhandari

President

IIHMR University, Jaipur

Advisory Council Member

W. Michael Hanemann

Chancellor's Professor, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics

University of California

Economist

Wahid Adballah

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Social Sciences

BRAC University

Economist

Walter Enders

Department of Economics and Finance

University of Alabama

Economist

Wasel Bin Shadat

Lecturer of Econometrics

University of Manchester

Economist

Wesny Chaperon

Planner

Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation

Sector Expert

William McGreevey

Associate Professor, Department of International Health

Georgetown University

Economist

William R. Cline

Senior Fellow

Institute for International Economics and the Center for Global Development

Economist

William Savedoff

Senior Partner

Social Insight

Economist

Wolf-Peter Schill

Research Associate

Department of Energy, Transportation, Environment at the German Institute of Economic Research

Economist

Yvrose Guerrier

Department Head

Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation (MPCE)

Economist

Zili Yang

Professor of Economics

State University of New York at Binghamton

Economist