Jim Yong Kim - World Bank Group


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We are concerned that risks such as arising protectionism, policy uncertainty or possible finanial market turbulence could derail this fragile recovery.feedback
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Jan 10 2017

After years of disappointing global growth, we are encouraged to see stronger economic prospects on the horizon. Now is the time to take advantage of this momentum and increase investments in infrastructure and people.feedback

Nov 14 2016

Building resilience to disasters not only makes economic sense, it is a moral imperative.feedback

Nov 03 2016

Donor countries made a strong commitment in Paris. And now we must turn those commitments into action.feedback

Oct 08 2016

We are here because we believe in our mission of ending extreme poverty. We are not going to do it without more robust trade.feedback

Oct 06 2016

I think you're seeing a lull in the action. But once the negotiation starts, then we'll see what the real impact is. I would say that we still don't know what the impact of Brexit will be.feedback

Oct 02 2016 - Inequality

It's remarkable that countries have continued to reduce poverty and boost shared prosperity at a time when the global economy is underperforming.feedback

Jul 24 2016 - OECD

You can't end poverty without more trade, not less trade. I'm very concerned about it and I think all of us in the multilateral system have to really speak out about how important it is to continue the process of global integration, of trading with others.feedback

Jul 24 2016

(What) we're really focusing on, is there's a whole other set of investments that can be made that will prepare countries for five, 10, 15 years into the future, especially investments into human capital.feedback

Jul 24 2016 - World Bank

The thing that's really important about Paul's contribution for the World Bank Group is that he developed this endogenous theory of growth and the notion is that you really have got to invest internally including in your people, skills and education to really come up with some of the technological innovations that will drive growth.feedback

Jul 22 2016

It will take China about 10 years to implement the proposed reforms and reach full scale. Globally, many other middle-income countries also are experiencing similar demographic and economic transitions. We believe that China's experience with health care reform will carry many important lessons for other countries.feedback

Jul 19 2016 - Inequality

We're most excited about his deep commitment to tackling poverty and inequality and finding innovative solutions that we can take to scale.feedback

Jun 30 2016 - Clean energy

India's plans to virtually triple the share of renewable energy by 2030 will both transform the country's energy supply and have far-reaching global implications in the fight against climate change.feedback

Jun 17 2016

To achieve universal access to clean, affordable energy we need to unlock hundreds of billions of dollars in finance. This can only happen if we take a truly innovative approach to building public-private partnerships and mobilizing investment.feedback

Apr 14 2016 - IMF

The Brexit is for the British voters, and we leave it to the British voters to decide. Given our projections of lower growth this year – that is not going to do well with more uncertainty.feedback

Oct 05 2015 - Rupee

If prices in poor countries are lower, their currencies are stronger in purchasing power terms: the Kenyan shilling or the Indian rupee buy more (in their respective countries) than we used to think, relative to what one dollar buys in the United States.feedback

Nov 04 2014

I call on countries across Asia to offer trained health workers now to help stop Ebola at its source.feedback

Aug 08 2014 - Nigeria

This money will go on very basic support, for medical supplies, medical staff and also the people who are facing economic hardship as a result of this epidemic.feedback

Oct 11 2013

We remain in a period of uncertainty. This year we're seeing slow growth in the US, Europe and Japan. But we must also note that this is the first time in several years that all three are moving in a positive direction.feedback

Jan 16 2013

Despite, promising and sometimes even courageous measures taken in Europe, their issues remain in the Eurozone and of course we still have fiscal policy issues in the United States. The risks from this situation are substantial, especially for developing countries that have remained remarkably resilient thus far.feedback

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