Research Page of Martin Sommer

  
Deputy Division Chief, GCC Division
Middle East and Central Asia Department
International Monetary Fund
700 19th Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20431
Short bio: I work as a deputy division chief at the IMF, focusing on the Gulf economies and oil and gas sector issues. Previously, I worked on the IMF's United States and Japan teams, and wrote chapters for the IMF's World Economic Outlook. I graduated with a Ph.D. in economics from the Johns Hopkins University.

Consumption behavior

Commodities markets

Monetary economics and business cycles

Japan