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Mako, William P.

Contact Information

• Office: Room 216, International Studies Building
• Phone: 031-201-2332
• E-mail: makowp@gmail.com

Areas of Expertise


• Yale University, School of Management, Master¡¯s in Public and Private Management, 1983. Concentration in finance and accounting.
• Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service, B.S. in Foreign Service, 1977. Major, international politics.

Professional Experience

• World Bank, 1997 to present
• Price Waterhouse, 1983 to 1997
• Booz, Allen & Hamilton, Inc., Summer 1982
• Brookings Institution, 1977 to 1981

Selected Publications

• Co-author, Promoting Enterprise-Led Innovation in China, (World Bank, 2009).

• Co-author, ¡°Why is China so Different from Other Transition Economies?¡± in Privatization in Transition Economies: the Ongoing Story, (Elsevier, 2008).

• Author, ¡°China¡¯s Investment Climate: City by City,¡± in China Business Review, September-October 2007. • Author, China: Governance, Investment Climate, and Harmonious Society: Competitiveness Enhancements for 120 Cities in China, Report No. 37759 – CN, (World Bank, 2006).

• Author, ¡°Emerging Market and Crisis Applications for Out-of-Court Workouts: Lessons from East Asia, 1998 – 2001, in Corporate Restructuring: Lessons from Experience, (World Bank, 2005).

• Author, ¡°Corporate Restructuring and Reform: Lessons from Korea,¡± in Korea Crisis and Recovery, (International Monetary Fund & Korea Institute for International Economic Policy, 2002).

• Author, ¡°Corporate Restructuring in East Asia: Promoting Best Practices,¡± in Finance and Development, International Monetary Fund, March 2001.