Paul Christian

Economist, Development Research Group

Paul Christian is an Economist in the Development Impact Evaluation unit of the of the World Bank’s research department. His research on agriculture and food security programs focuses on targeting and management of irrigation projects. He has led impact evaluations in India, Nepal, Mozambique, Liberia, and Ghana.

Dr. Christian holds a PhD and MA in Economics from Brown University, and a BA in Economics from the University of Notre Dame. Prior to joining the impact evaluation unit he worked as a research associate in the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management at Cornell University where he helped lead Cornell’s involvement in the Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Spaces (STAARS) project.
Tel : +1 202 473 8746


  • Agriculture and Food Security
  • Macroeconomic and Structural Policies
  • Nutrition