Pragyan Deb, an Indian national, is an Economist in the IMF’s Strategy, Policy and Review Department, working on IMF lending policies and emerging market issues. He is also part of the team working on the IMF program with Mongolia. Previously at the IMF, he has worked on a varied set of countries such as Estonia, Latvia, Finland, and Saudi Arabia and has contributed to multilateral surveillance through the analytical chapters of the Global Financial Stability Report. Before joining the IMF, he worked on macroprudential policy and banking regulation at the Bank of England. He holds a PhD in Finance from the London School of Economics.