Lead Economist in the Development Research Group at World Bank
David McKenzie is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group, Finance and Private Sector Development Unit. Prior to joining the World Bank, he spent four years as an assistant professor of Economics at Stanford University. His main research is on migration, enterprise development, and methodology for use with developing country data. He is currently on the editorial boards of the Journal of Development Economics, the World Bank Economic Review, and Migration Studies. He holds a Ph. D. in Economics from Yale University.