Avitabile, Ciro

Education Global Practice


Ciro Avitabile is a Senior Economist in the Education Global Practice at the World Bank, and a Senior Lecturer at the University of Surrey (UK). He holds a bachelor’s degree from Bocconi University and a Ph.D. in Economics from University College London. Before joining the World Bank, Dr Avitabile has been working at the Inter-American Development Bank and at the University of Naples. His research focuses on nutrition, cash transfers and education choices in developing countries. He has published in the American ...