Mario Negre

Senior Economist at The World Bank

Mario Negre, is a senior economist in the World Bank Development Economics Research Group, where he is seconded by the German Development Institute. He is a nonresidential research fellow at Maastricht School of Management. He has worked at the European Parliament, first as an adviser to the chairman of the Development Committee and then for all external relations committees. Since 2012, he has been a senior researcher at the German Development Institute. His fields of specialization are propoor growth, inclusiveness, inequality, and poverty measurement, as well as development cooperation policy, particularly in Europe. Mario holds a BSc in physics from the University of Barcelona, an MA in development policies from the University of Bremen, and a PhD in development economics from the Jawharlal Nehru University, India.