Who is Jim Yong Kim, nominee for World Bank president?

WASHINGTON (AFP) – The United States nominated the Korean-American head of a prestigious Ivy League college to lead the World Bank Friday as African countries mounted an unprecedented challenge for the powerful

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton arrives with Jim Yong Kim, President Barack Obama's nominee to be the next World Bank President, Friday, March 23, 2012, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. Kim is currently the president of

Brazil still hasn't decided who it will support to become the World Bank's next president after it nominated former Colombian Finance Minister Jose Antonio Ocampo to lead the institution, a government official said. Brazil put forth Ocampo's nomination

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Friday nominated Dartmouth College president and global health expert Jim Yong Kim to lead the World Bank, an unconventional pick that could help to quell criticism in the

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton arrives with Jim Yong Kim, President Barack Obama's nominee to be the next World Bank President, Friday, March 23, 2012, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. Kim is currently the president of