Dr. Mario Negre

Department: Department "Sustainable Economic and Social Development"

Function: Senior Researcher

Specialization: Economist

Work areas:
  • Pro-Poor and Inclusive Growth
  • Poverty and Inequality measurement
  • Aid Coordination
  • EU Development Policy
  • ACP-EU Relations


since 2014

since 02/2012
seconded to The World Bank
Research Department Poverty & Inequality Unity
Senior Economist

German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)

Senior Researcher
2010-2012European Parliament
Policy Department / Directorate-General for External Policies of the Union
Policy Advisor / Research Administrator in charge of writing Policy Briefings as well as coordinating and editing External Studies for the Development (DEVE) and External Affairs (AFET) committees in areas of development, global governance and climate change.
2005-2010Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU, New Delhi)
Indian Council for Cultural Relations Scholarship
06/2008-03/2009European Parliament
Advisor to the President of the Committee on Development
03/2009-06/2009United Nations University - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER)
2005Honduran Government; Honduran, Human rights Ombudsman
International Consultant,
Pro-Poor Growth in Honduras
2001-2003Universität Bremen
MA (Hons) Development Policies
09/2002-02/2003Angola - Jesuit Refugee Service
1992-1998Universitat de Barcelona
BSc/MSc Physics

Refereed Publications

Non-refereed Publications

Opinion Pieces



E-mail Mario.Negre@remove-this.die-gdi.de
Phone +49 (0)228 94927-237
Fax +49 (0)228 94927-130


The fragmentation of aid: concepts, measurements and implications for development cooperation
Klingebiel, Stephan / Timo Mahn / Mario Negre (eds) (2016)
(ebook) Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan


A measured approach to ending poverty and boosting shared prosperity: concepts, data, and the twin goals
Jolliffe, Dean / Peter Lanjouw / Shaohua Chen / Aart Kraay / Christian Meyer / Mario Negre / Espen Prydz / Renos Vakis / Kyla Wethli
Washington, D.C.: World Bank Group


Twinning the goals: how can promoting shared prosperity help to reduce global poverty?
Lakner, Christoph / Mario Negre / Espen Beer Prydz
Washington, D.C.: World Bank Group (Policy Research Working Paper 7106)

In the media

EU: policy coherence for development and trade?
in: Le Monde Diplomatique May 2013

In the media

EU-Politik: Gebündelte Hilfe
E + Z
8 January 2014

In the media

Europäische Union: Entwicklungshilfe im Schatten der Eurokrise
Mario Negre on Deutsche Welle Online
1 August 2012