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Kirk Hamilton

Lead economist The World Bank Group
Kirk Hamilton Kirk Hamilton is Lead Economist in the World Bank Development Economics Research Group and co-author of World Development Report 2010 Development and Climate Change. He leads research on links between poverty and environment, ‘greening' the national accounts, and the economics of climate change. Prior to joining the Bank he served as Assistant Director of National Accounts for the government of Canada, where his responsibilities included developing an environmental national accounting program.