Federal Ministry of Finance, Room J5.440, Johannesgasse 5, 1010 Vienna
Presentation and discussion of the World Development Report 2018: „Learning to Realize Education’s Promise”
Presentation: Deon Filmer, Co-director of the WDR 2018, The World Bank
Panel discussion with: Margarita Langthaler, Austrian Foundation for Development Research (ÖFSE); Robert Stehrer, The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw); Thomas Vogel, HORIZONT3000;
Moderated by Kurt Bayer, Economist and former Director at the World Bank
The World Development Report (WDR) has been published annually since 1978 by the World Bank. Each year it provides in-depth analysis and policy recommendations on a specific and important aspect of development. This year’s WDR is the first ever devoted entirely to education.
The presentation and discussion will take place in English.
The presentation is organized by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Finance, in cooperation with the World Bank.