Chikako Baba

Senior Economist, IMF

Chikako Baba is a senior economist in Monetary and Macroprudential Policies Division of the IMF’s Monetary and Capital Markets Department. Since she joined the IMF’s Economist Program in 2009, she has worked on a number of core policy papers related to capital flow management, macroprudential policy and monetary policy. She is a contributor to the IMF’s Staff Guidance Note on Macroprudential Policy and the primary author of the Detailed Guidance Note on Liquidity Tools. She has worked on FSAPs of Hong Kong, Mauritania, Finland, and China, and also participated in Article IV missions in Singapore and the Philippines. She contributed to technical assistance on monetary policy modelling and implementation, as well as jurisdictional assessments and liberalization of foreign exchange system in various emerging and developing countries. Since joining the IMF, she has also worked in African Department. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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15 February 2018

CEPR Policy Research