Daniel Leigh is a Senior Economist at the Research Department of the IMF. His research interests are in international macroeconomics, with a focus on fiscal and monetary policy. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Johns Hopkins University, and a M.Sc. in Economics from the London School of Economics. He has publications in AER Papers and Proceedings, Economic Policy, Finance and Development, the IMF Economic Review, the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, and the Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. In addition, he has written several chapters of the IMF’s World Economic Outlook.