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Christoph Lakner

Economist, Development Research Group
Christoph Lakner is an Economist in the Development Research Group (Poverty & Inequality team) at the World Bank. His research interests include inequality, poverty, and labor markets in developing countries. In particular, he has been working on global inequality, the relationship between inequality of opportunity and growth, implications of regional price differences for inequality, and the income composition of top incomes. He holds a DPhil, MPhil and BA in Economics from the University of Oxford. 



AREAS OF EXPERTISE
  • Inequality and Shared Prosperity
  • Poverty
  • Jobs and Poverty
  • Measuring Poverty