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Andrew Rogerson

Senior Research Associate

  • Development and Public Finance
Portrait of Andrew Rogerson

Andrew is a Senior Research Associate with the Development and Public Finance team at ODI.

His main area of interest is the changing overall architecture of development co-operation. He has written and consulted extensively on the subject, including by publishing recently: “Global Trends and Challenges: Horizon 2025 Revisited”, with Homi Kharas, October 2017 (ODI), and a Strategy Review of the Multilateral Organisation Performance Assessment Network (MOPAN) (OECD 2018).

From 2009-2011, Andrew was on the staff of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and advised its Development Assistance Committee. His team analysed trends in the global development finance system, with a special focus on multilateral agencies.

From 2006 to 2008 Andrew was head of the Human Development Group at the UK Department for International Development (DFID), responsible for overall policy on health, HIV-AIDS and education. He represented the UK within major international partnerships and initiatives in these areas.

Andrew had earlier spent 26 years on the staff of the World Bank, including management assignments as both Country and Sector Director and as Special Representative to the European Union. He was also a resident manager in Central Europe and in West Africa.

He has advised several other development agencies and international initiatives. He holds degrees in Economics from Cambridge University and the LSE. He is a dual national of Italy and the UK.

  1. Aid to fight new wars: reflections for development agencies in the time of Covid-19

  2. Six recommendations for reforming multilateral development banks: an essay series

    Briefing/policy papers

  3. Global development trends and challenges: how can aid agencies deliver?


  4. Back to the future: 5 lenses on the future of global development

  5. Global development trends and challenges: how can aid agencies deliver?

  6. Global development trends and challenges: horizon 2025 revisited

    Research reports

  7. Donor resilience index

  8. Moving away from aid? The case of Indonesia

    Research reports

  9. Enhancing multilateral loans for education: intervention rationales, mechanisms, options and decision criteria

    Research reports

  10. Making it count: a new way to measure development finance


  11. Why and how might a new measure of development cooperation be helpful?

    Research reports

  12. Education Cannot Wait: a fund for education in emergencies

    Research reports

  13. 'TOSSD'? We need a new way to measure development cooperation

  14. Multilateral development banks: a short guide

    Working papers

  15. ODI on the new UK aid strategy

  16. One foot on the ground, one foot in the air: Ethiopia’s delivery on an ambitious development agenda

    Research reports

  17. The role of the World Bank Group in the post-2015 agenda

    Briefing/policy papers

  18. Financing the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals: a rough roadmap

    Research reports

  19. Why we should lend more money to richer countries

  20. Europe Beyond Aid: assessing Europe’s commitment to development assistance

    Research reports

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