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Nancy Birdsall

President

Center for Global Development


1776 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Third Floor
Washington, DC 20036
USA
Phone: 202.416.0700
Fax: 202.416.0750
president@cgdev.org
Nancy Birdsall is the founding president of the Center for Global Development. Prior to launching the center, Birdsall served for three years as Senior Associate and Director of the Economic Reform Project at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Her work at Carnegie focused on issues of globalization and inequality, as well as on the reform of the international financial institutions. From 1993 to 1998, Birdsall was Executive Vice-President of the Inter-American Development Bank, the largest of the regional development banks, where she oversaw a $30 billion public and private loan portfolio. Before joining the Inter-American Development Bank, Birdsall spent 14 years in research, policy, and management positions at the World Bank, most recently as Director of the Policy Research Department. Ms. Birdsall is the author, co-author, or editor of more than a dozen books and monographs. She has also written more than 75 articles for books and scholarly journals published in English and Spanish. Shorter pieces of her writing have appeared in dozens of U.S. and Latin American newspapers and periodicals.

Focus: Development, Education, Finance, Globalization, Governance, United States, Americas, Asia

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Specialization:

Political economy of market transitions, Developing nations, Latin America, East Asia, Inequality

Language Fluency:

English

Last Updated: Sep 22, 2006

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