Olivieri, Sergio

Global Practice on Poverty, The World Bank

Biography

Sergio Olivieri is an economist in the Poverty Reduction and Equity Group – PREM at the World Bank, based in Washington, DC. His main research areas are ex-ante analysis of the distributional impact of macroeconomic shocks, understanding how economic growth affects poverty reduction, poverty measurement and multidimensional poverty. He has published articles in referee journals on labor informality, polarization and multidimensional poverty as well as contributed to edited volumes on inequality, poverty and social cohesion. ...