International Monetary Fund
Benedict Clements is Division Chief for the Expenditure Policy Division of the Fiscal Affairs Department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). He was previously a Division Chief in the Western Hemisphere Department, where he led IMF country teams working on Brazil and Colombia. He has worked at the IMF since 1991. Mr. Clements has published extensively in economic journals and has authored/co-authored a number of books. The most recent ones are "The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies" (2012); "Energy Subsidy Reform: Lessons and Implications" (2013); and "Equitable and Sustainable Pensions: Challenges and Experience" (2014), all published by the IMF.