Michael is Deputy Division Chief of the Modeling Division in the IMF Research Department. His main responsibility is the development of the IMF’s global macroeconomic simulation model. His main research interests are the macroeconomic effects of resource depletion, banking and monetary reform, and the role of economic inequality in causing crises. Between 1998 and 2004 Dr Kumhof was assistant professor of economics at Stanford University. Between 1988 and 1993 he worked in corporate banking for Barclays Bank PLC. Dr Kumhof is a citizen of Germany.
Deputy Division Chief, Modeling Division
International Monetary Fund
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