Senior Economist, World Bank
Maheshwor Shrestha is a Senior Economist at the World Bank. He has led analytical and operational engagements in various countries in West Africa, South Asia, and East Asia focusing on migration, jobs, entrepreneurship, and safety net support and delivery systems. His research work focuses on migration, labor, education, and health in developing countries. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from MIT and a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College.
Recent work by Maheshwor Shrestha
Liquidity restraints, conflict and demand for labour all play a role in pushing or pulling people to migrate to particular destinations