Hinh T. Dinh is a Senior Fellow at the Policy Center for the New South; President and CEO of Economic Growth and Transformation, LLC., Great Falls, VA, USA; and Senior Research Fellow at Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA.
Previously he spent over 35 years working at the World Bank Group. He joined the Bank through its Young Professionals Program and held a variety of assignments in all three complexes: Operations, Finance, and Research. His last position was Lead Economist in the Office of the Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank. He has authored and coauthored books published by the World Bank, Oxford University, and Policy Center for the New South, and articles in professional journals covering public finance, industrialization, and economic development. His latest books include Light Manufacturing in Africa (2012), Tales from the Development Frontier (2013), Light Manufacturing in Vietnam (2013), Jobs, Industrialization, and Globalization (2017), Morocco (2021), and COVID-19 and the Developing Countries (2022).