The World Bank is hiring a Senior Economist in the Latin America and Caribbean team, to lead analytical thinking and innovation in the area of environment and natural resource economics. This will include remaining current on the latest developments in the field and translating the latest knowledge into operationally relevant messages to inform policy dialogue and the design of operations. The position requires flexibility and adaptability, using economic tools to solve a range of practical problems in areas including Natural Capital Accounting, forest management, biodiversity and rehabilitation of degraded landscapes, fisheries management and blue economy, and pollution management. This will include an ability to integrate economic/econometric analysis and bio-physical modeling, as well as analysis of macro and fiscal policies related to environment, including taxation and subsidy policies. An ability to model and communicate the uncertainty pertaining to the economics of natural resources, blue economy and climate change would be a plus.
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