E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.
PhD in Economics, Princeton University. Master in Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton. Senior Economist, World Bank. Leads the work program on innovation and growth in the Economic Policy and Debt Department of the World Bank’s Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) Network. Former: Senior Consultant, Compass-Lexecon; Senior Advisor, State Minister of Economy on infrastructure and PSD issues in Ankara, Turkey; Principal Economist in the Office of the Chief Economist, EBRD (London); Consultant, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s Competition Division, to the WTO, and to WIPO. Has published articles in journals and monographs in applied microeconomics, including industrial organization, international trade, competition, intellectual property, and innovation issues, and public policy toward network industries.