Marianne Schulze Ghattas



Current Positions:

  • Visiting Fellow, London School of Economics, Financial Markets Group,
  • Part-time lecturer, Kingston University, Kingston Upon Thames, UK (2009-current).

Previous Positions:

  • Case Fellow,
  • Division Chief, Policy Development and Review Department, IMF (2001-2007),
  • Deputy Division Chief, Policy Development and Review and Asian Departments, IMF (1996-2001).


  • Ph.D. Economics, University of Hamburg, Germany (1982),
  • Research Fee Student, London School of Economics (1977-1978),
  • Diploma, Political Science and Economics, University of Hamburg (1976).


German (native), English (fluent), French (fluent).


Selected Publications:

  • "IMF-Supported Programs in Capital Account Crises," with A. Ghosh, T. Lane, A. Bulir, J. Hamann, and A. Mourmouras, IMF Occasional Paper 210
  • "Refocusing IMF Conditionality," with M. Ahmed and T. Lane, Finance and Development, Vol. 38, No. 4, December 2001
  • "Managing Financial Crises: The Experience in East Asia," with J. Boorman, T. Lane, A. Bulir, A. Ghosh, J. Hamann, A. Mourmouras, and S. Phillips, IMF Working Paper 00/107

Online Profiles:


project involvement: expert