Benedict Clements


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 on public finance and macroeconomic issues, including “Helping Countries Develop: The Role of Fiscal Policy,” edited with S. Gupta and G. Inchauste, September 2004, and “The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies,” edited with S. Gupta and D. Coady, April 2012.

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