Narayan, Ambar

Poverty and Equity Global Practice, The World Bank

Biography

Ambar Narayan, a Lead Economist in the Poverty and Equity Global Practice of the World Bank, focuses on policy analysis and research on topics such as inequality of opportunity, economic mobility, policy evaluation, and the impact of economic shocks. He leads the central knowledge support team for the World Bank’s Country Diagnostics, and in the past has worked in the South Asia region of the World Bank on knowledge and lending programs. He has been a lead author for several large World Bank studies, including reports on ...