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Ivailo Izvorski

Lead Economist, Central Asia

Ivailo Izvorski is a Lead Economist on Central Asia in the Macroeconomics, Trade and Investment Global Practice of the World Bank. He is one of the coauthors of Diversified Development: Making the Most of Natural Resources in Eurasia. Ivailo has worked on countries in Europe, Central Asia, East Asia and the Pacific, and Africa for the World Bank, the Institute of International Finance, and the IMF. Ivailo holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University.


  • Economic Growth
  • Macroeconomic and Structural Policies
  • Inequality and Shared Prosperity