• Ph.D., Brown University (1970),
  • M.A., Ohio University (1967),
  • B.A., Glassboro State College (1965).

David Tarr


Current Positions:

  • Consultant to the World Bank.

Previous Positions:

  • Economist, Senior Economist, Principal Economist and Lead Economist, The World Bank (Mar 1988-Aug 2005), 
  • Senior Economist, Bureau of Economics, Federal Trade Commission, (Sep 1974-Mar 1988),
  • Visiting Senior Economist, Development Research Department, the World Bank (Oct 1985-Oct 1986),
  • Assistant professor of Economics, Ohio State University (Sep 1970-Sep 1974),
  • Instructor, Department of Economics, University of Rhode Island (summer of 1968 & 1969).

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