Rama, Martin

Office of the Chief Economist, South Asia Region, The World Bank


Martin Rama is the Chief Economist for the South Asia region of the World Bank, based in Delhi.  Until October 2012 Martin Rama was the Director of the World Development Report (WDR) 2013, on Jobs. The WDR is the main annual flagship of the World Bank, and the dean of such publications in the area of development economics. The Jobs report built on new research, in-depth case studies and extensive consultations.  It led to the compilation of a massive new database of labor indicators across countries. ...