1. "Good place"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Economist in London, England

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time

    Pros

    interesting people, lots of work

    Cons

    they requite a lot of work

  1. "Fantastic opportunity"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Short-term Consultant (STC) in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The World Bank for less than a year

    Pros

    You will meet the smartest people from around the globe and most of them will assist you in your career path. You can grow and acquire new skills as well as network easily with other offices inside.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, tons of it. You need to know the right people and say the things they want to hear, some senior economists tend to be extremely arrogant.

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  2. "Great place to work, but short term contracts are ripe for exploitation"

    4.0
    Former Contractor - STT in Washington, DC

    I worked at The World Bank for more than a year

    Pros

    Great place to learn and work with bright motivated people

    Cons

    Mobility can be difficult. I never experienced this, but saw that exploitation of contract workers would be very easy. Many have to work longer hours than they bill for and must spend a lot of time networking to get their next job. Reorganizations are often poorly implemented

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