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  • THALWITZ, WILFRIED P. was born on March 1, 1932 in Aschaffenberg, Germany.

  • Education

    • Free University of Berlin, 1957, Diploma Economic, 1962, Doctor of Philosophy Economic. Spoken languages: German, French.


    • Senior Vice President, Policy, Research and External Affairs, World Bank since 1989. Vice President, Europe, Middle East & North Africa Regional, 1987-1989, Vice President, Western Africa Regional, 1984-1987, Director, South Asia Project(s) Department, 1980-1984, Western Africa Project(s) Department, 7780, World Bank, Washington, District of Columbia. Teaching & Rch, Institute of Development Policy, Berlin, 1976-1977.

      Director, Western Africa Project(s) Department, 1972-1976, Deputy Director, Transport Project(s) Department, 1971-1972, Division Chief, Western Africa Project(s) Department, 1970-1971, World Bank, Washington, District of Columbia. Transport Economist, World Bank, Indonesia, 1968-1970. Economist, Transport Division, 1965-1968, Young Professionals Program, Administration Department, 1963-1965, World Bank, Washington, District of Columbia.

      Rch Officer, Federal Ministry, Germany, 1961. Rch Scholar, University of Bombay & Reserve Bank of India, 1959-1960. Economic Teacher, Berlin, 1958.


    • Spouse Margret, National of Germany.
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    Born March 1, 1932