Anthony Mveyange is an Economist in the Agriculture and Rural Development Team of the World Bank's Development Research Group. Prior to joining the World Bank as staff, Anthony worked as a World Bank consultant since 2009. He was also a Post-doctoral research fellow at the Center for Effective Global Action at the University of California Berkeley and a consultant at the United Nations University - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER). His main research interests include poverty and inequality; environment and natural resources; education; urban, rural, and social development; and fragility, conflict and violence. Anthony received his PhD in Economics from the University of Southern Denmark in 2015.