David Rosenblatt

Manager of Strategy and Operations, Development Economics

David Rosenblatt is Manager of Strategy and Operations the Development Economics unit of the World Bank.  In twenty-five years at the Bank, he has divided his time between operational work in the Latin America and Caribbean region and the World Bank’s Chief Economist’s office/Development Economics Unit, where he has served five Chief Economists.  

David has worked as a country economist at the junior, senior, and lead levels covering a geographic scope from Argentina to Mexico, and multiple countries in between.  He has led teams for numerous policy-based lending operations, analytic reports, and country strategies.  In addition to his operational and corporate work, he has contributed a number of research papers.

David has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.

Tel : + 1-202-473-7930


  • Global Economy
  • Public Sector & Governance
  • Inequality and Shared Prosperity
  • Growth