Johannes Linn is a Ph.D. economist. He worked for 30 years at the World Bank. Since 2003, he has been affiliated with the Brookings Institution, the Emerging Markets Forum, and Results for Development. He engages in research and advisory assignments, including on the topic on scaling up development impact.
Despite the opportunities available to scale up development impact, there are still key challenges preventing this approach from moving forward. Johannes F. Linn, non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and former vice president of the World Bank, discusses the complexities of systematic approaches when pursuing the scaling up agenda.