Tandon, Prateek

Global Practice for Education, The World Bank

Biography

Prateek Tandon is a Senior Economist with the World Bank Group. He has authored, alone or with others, four books on the labor markets, innovation, and the economics of higher education, including the World Bank’s Flagship publication for 2011 on the economics of higher education and growth. He manages Bank investment lending to client governments across East Asia and the Pacific. He was educated at Yale and Oxford and was a Rhodes Scholar.