James Wolfensohn

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James Wolfensohn

President of the World Bank between 1995 and 2005. He spent part of his tenure discussing corruption in providing financing to the developing world. Born in Australia, he became a U.S. citizen in 1980. He was born in 1933.
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It is a model that should be replicated around the world," said former World Bank President and Endeavor Global Board Member James D.
The Wolfensohn Center for Development at the Brookings Institution was founded in July 2006 by James D.
The agreement, co-signed at the Getty Center by World Bank President James D.
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In 1992, Miller became a senior partner in James D.
Voice for the world's poor; selected speeches and writings of World Bank president, James D.
An important element will be restoring self-respect and hope to Palestinian youth," said James D.
Today, countries that until recently believed they were turning the tide in the fight against poverty are witnessing its re-emergence," says World Bank President James D.