Nancy M. Birdsall
Development Impact blogger, World Bank researcher focusing on small businesses and migration, All Blacks fan...
Senior Fellow Center for Global Development, columnist Businessweek and Foreign Policy, author Getting Better & The Upside of Down
Development economist tweeting about education, health, social protection, impact evaluation, & African lit. Tukopamoja = We Are Together in Kiswahili
Development economist, researcher, ex policy maker. Tweet on translating evidence into policy, West Africa, education, governance, life.
development economist and dad
Participant-observer in the development community, impressed by arguments that use facts; all tweets personal views; RTs not endorsement. No longer @ruthlevine.
Senior Fellow, @cgdev. Private sector, finance, growth, transparency, Africa. Views are my own.
Co-founder @ GiveDirectly, Segovia; Associate Professor @ UCSD.
Senior Fellow @CGDev | Development economics | Global poverty & inequality | Education | Data & evaluation
CEO of @Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance. Medical doctor specializing in infectious disease epidemiology and global health.
Dina D. Pomeranz
World Bank Vice President #Africa passionate about #economicdevelopment #education, #energy, #sport & opportunity for all.
Vaccines, global health, researcher, advocate, father, husband, fly fisher. Gates Foundation Director but tweets are my own.
Eclectic economist at large (... and Sr Fellow @CGDEV). Views in T's are mine; in RT's are theirs.
Associate Professor, Department of Health Sciences, Wilfrid Laurier University: #globalhealth #maternalhealth #healtheconomics & the occasional bowl of ramen
Development Economist at UC San Diego; Focus Areas: Education, Health, Social Protection, Program Evaluation, Public Finance, Service Delivery
Strives to use ideas, data and analysis to help fight the scourge of global poverty. More at economicsandpoverty.com
Vice President & Europe Director @CGDev. Visiting Prof at LSE. Ex No.10, Treasury & DFID. Likes economics, evidence, ending poverty, feminism, triathlon, tech.
Sharing things I'm learning through my foundation work and other interests...
impact evaluation research to mobilize change in development policy--healthy disregard of rules--subversion of status quo
Shanta Devarajan is the Senior Director for Development Economics at the World Bank
Peter A Singer, OC
Chief Executive Officer of Grand Challenges Canada 🇨🇦. Senior Advisor to @WHO Director General. Here I speak for myself alone.
Development Economist at Yale
CEO @GlobalInnovFund Evidence, scale, justice. Berkeley, Google, Gates, Evidence Action. YGL. Wife, mom, cook. Bench presses. High heels. Views own.
Chief Strategy Officer & President Global Policy & Advocacy, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Tweets my own, interested in all things development & education
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Assistant Professor, McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University
CEO of @GatesFoundation, MD, MPH
Economics Professor, Yale University; President and Founder, Innovations for Poverty Action; co-Founder, stickK; co-Founder, ImpactMatters
Development economist. Tweets mostly about economics + other social science research that catches my fancy.
Senior Fellow @CGDev. Interested in #globalhealth, #AIDS, health economics, impact evaluation.
Highlights of research, evidence, evaluations, innovation, science and technology funded by the Department for International Development @DFID_UK
Chief Economist @UNUWIDER, but otherwise human. Tweeting on anything I fancy. Tweets my own. εἰρωνεία alert
Managing Director, Global Policy & Advocacy, Gates Foundation. Avid follower of intl development, foreign policy, media/comms. Views expressed are my own.
Independent journalist investigating the humanitarian/aid/development industry. Former @thehumanosphere. Craft beer drinker/brewer and coffee snob.
Jim Yong Kim
Chief Economist, World Bank
Development economist @WorldBank by day. Eccentric billionaire crime-fighter by night. Calm, collected, ginger. All views my own.