Baffes, John

Development Prospects Group, Development Economic Research Department, The World Bank


John Baffes is a Senior Economist with the Development Prospects Group of the World Bank. Currently, he manages the World Bank’s the Commodity Quarterly report, including the commodity price forecasting and market monitoring process. Other responsibilities include analysis and research on market structure, policy reforms, policy advice to various country departments and senior management, and maintaining the World Bank’s commodity-related data systems. Since joining the World Bank in 1993, he has worked in several operational ...