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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He had also been a financial analyst with James D. Wolfensohn. He is a graduate of Columbia College and Harvard Law School.
James D. Wolfensohn, former president of the World Bank and founder of the Wolfensohn Center for Development at Brookings, says: "The Middle East is facing a new economic reality, and young people risk bearing the brunt of this downturn.
JEDDAH: James D. Wolfensohn, former World Bank president and leading international financier, visited Bab Rizq Jameel, an initiative of Abdul Latif Jameel Community Services Programs (ALJCSP) recently.
FORMER World Bank president and leading international financier James D. Wolfensohn has told the Daily Post the world is suffering the biggest financial crisis he has seen in his lifetime.
Voice for the world's poor; selected speeches and writings of World Bank president, James D. Wolfensohn, 1995-2005.
James D. Wolfensohn stepped down as president of the World Bank on May 31, after having held that post for 10 years.
An important element will be restoring self-respect and hope to Palestinian youth," said James D. Wolfensohn, president of the World Bank.
Johnson met with James D. Wolfensohn, the president of the World Bank, on Thursday (13 May).
"If World Bank President James D. Wolfensohn gets his will and forces Woicke out," laments a high Berlin government official, "there won't be a German left at the leadership level of the Bretton Woods institutions, and that's a bad turn of events."
This would mean addressing the underlying causes of =the crisis as part of a clear and co-ordinated conflict prevention =strategy at international level.Prodi and Wolfensohn sign co-ordination deal.The European Commission President Romano Prodi and the World Bank Group =President James D. Wolfensohn signed the first-ever Trust Funds and =Co-financing Framework Agreement (TFCFA) between the two institutions on =November 8.
Unos dias antes del congreso del Colegio de Economistas, se realizo en Cancun la tercera reunion de Ministros de Finanzas del Hemisferio Occidental y ahi los titulares del Banco Mundial, James D. Wolfensohn, del Fondo Monetario Internacional, todavia Michel Camdessus, y del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, Enrique Iglesias, les senalaron, a los responsables de la politica economica en America Latina que "sin justicia social no habra desarrollo para la region".
"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. Wolfensohn.