Ianchovichina, Elena Ivanova

Office of the Chief Economist, Middle East & North Africa, World Bank

Biography

Elena Ianchovichina is Lead Economist in the Chief Economist Office of the World Bank’s Middle East and North Africa region. She was the acting chief economist of the World Bank’s Middle East and North Africa region from November 2010 to March 2011 when the Arab uprisings swept through the region. Prior to this Ms. Ianchovichina initiated and managed the program on inclusive growth in the Economic Policy and Debt Department of the World Bank. She also served in the World Bank's Research Department and East Asia and Pacific ...