World Bank Members Seek to Block Weintraub’s Nomination as Board Member

Some bank members are mobilizing to prevent Weintraub from taking office as an executive director of the 189-country institution, according to sources close to the organization.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Despite announcing on Thursday that he was leaving the Ministry of Education to head to Washington to become an Executive Director of the World Bank, economist Abraham Weintraub may have his appointment barred inside and outside the institution.

Members of the bank are mobilizing to prevent Weintraub from taking office as . . .

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