Silva, Joana

Human Development Department, Latin America and Caribbean Region, World Bank


Joana Silva is a Senior Economist at the World Bank. Joana has worked on skills and labor markets, social safety nets, firms’ dynamics and international trade. At the World Bank, Joana has divided her time between applied research on workers and firms in developing countries and policy oriented issues. Her work was published, amongst others, in the Journal of International Economics, Economics Letters and Review of World Economics. During her 5 years at the World Bank, Joana authored thematic Flagship Reports, managed cross- ...