Palacios, Robert Joseph

Social Protection and Jobs Global Practice

Biography

Robert Palacios is a Lead Specialist in the Social Protection and Jobs Global Practice of the World Bank. His last assignment was as Global Lead for the Pensions and Social Insurance Global Solutions Group. Between 1992-1994, he was a member of the research department team that produced the World Bank’s influential volume on international pension systems, “Averting the Old Age Crisis: Policies to Protect the Old and Promote Growth”. Since 1995, he has worked in more than thirty countries in Eastern Europe, East and South ...