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Ph.D. Johannes F. LINN Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development Program, The Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.

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1968 BA in economics, Oxford University, Oxford
1972 PhD, Cornell University, Ithaca
1973-1991 Positions held at the World Bank: Researcher on urban development policy; Country Economist and economic advisor, East Asia Regional Staff; Staff Director, World Development Report 1988; Senior Economic Advisor, Development Economics Staff; Director, International Economics Department; Director, Country Economics Department
1978 Visiting Researcher, University of Munster
1991-1996 Vice President for Financial Policy and Resource Mobilization, World Bank, Washington; D.C.
1996-2003 Vice President for Europe and Central Asia (ECA), World Bank, Washington, D.C.
2003-2006 Visiting Fellow, Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.
2004-2005 Project Leader and Lead Author for the UNDP Central Asia Human Development Report
2005-2010 Director, Wolfensohn Center for Development, The Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.
since 2010 Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development Program, The Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C

Publications

Transition Years-Reflections on Economic Reform and Social Change in Europe and Central Asia, World Bank, 2004
Linn, J.; Bradford, C. (eds.): Global Governance Reform: Breaking the Stalemate, Brookings, 2007
Linn, J.; L. Chandy; A. Hosono; H. Kharas: Getting to Scale: How to Bring Development Solutions to Millions of Poor People, Brookings, 2013
Linn, J.; Bahl, R., D. Wetzel (eds.): Financing Metropolitan Governments in Developing Countries, Lincoln Institute, 201