Lall, Somik Vinay

Finance, Economics and Urban Department, Sustainable Development Network, World Bank

Biography

Somik Lall is the Lead Economist for Urban Development at the World Bank's Finance, Economics, and Urban Department. He was a core team member of the 2009 World Development Report "Reshaping Economic Geography", and recently Senior Economic Counsellor to the Indian Prime Minister's National Transport Development Policy Committee.
Somik currently leads a World Bank program on the Urbanization Reviews, which provides diagnostic tools and a policy framework for policymakers to manage rapid urbanization and city ...