Cunningham, Wendy

Global Practice on Social Protection and Labor

Biography

Wendy Cunningham, a U.S. national, is a Lead Economist in the World Bank’s Social Protection and Labor Practice. In this role, she is responsible for working with client countries to develop and implement policies and programs to improve labor market access and success, particularly for more vulnerable populations. Her research focuses on measurement and programming around skills-for-the labor market, with a particular focus on socio-emotional skills. She has a strong publications record on labor markets, informal ...