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Michael Klein

Senior Adjunct Professor of International Economics

  • +1 (202) 663-5684
  • Campus Location: Washington DC
  • Office Location: BOB 751


Professor at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management in Germany; recently served as vice president for financial and private sector development at the World Bank; former visiting professor at Harvard University; was chief economist of Royal Dutch Shell Group; headed the Non-Member Country Unit in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s Economics Department; current research interests include infrastructure policy and regulation, business environment policy and regulations, and mobile banking regulation; PhD, economics, University of Bonn, Germany



  • Developing Nations
  • Globalization
  • Global Financial Crises
  • Economic Development
  • Privitization and Private-sector Development
  • Emerging Markets
  • Privatization and Private Sector Development
  • World Bank and International Monetary Fund


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