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The World Bank Economist Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Mar 31, 2014
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Economist Interview

Economist

I applied online and the process took 3 months - interviewed at The World Bank.

Interview Details – Panel of 3 or 4 people, ask u questions on broad topics ( can be anything), so prepare to have broad knowledge and try to use commnsense

Interview Question – none really.. Standard stuff   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Very little bargaining power. HR obfuscates, obstructs and generally tries to get u on the cheap... Another offer from another place may help you better


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Economist Interview

Economist
Washington, DC

I applied online and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at The World Bank in June 2012.

Interview Details – Had a phone interview where we discussed individual economic terms to make sure I understood the basic concepts. Group interview consisted of a case study and explaining growth in the GDP of a particular South American country.

Interview Question – What's the difference between stock and flow?   Answer Question


No Offer

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Economist Interview

Economist

I applied online and the process took 3 months - interviewed at The World Bank in June 2012.

Interview Details – Panel interview went extremelly well. I has been asked a lot of management cases concerning my previous work experience. But unfortunately the vacance has been cancelled

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