Suchanan Tambunlertchai is an economist in the Strategy, Policy, and Review Department (SPR) at the IMF, where she works on emerging markets' and advanced economies' debt policy issues. As part of the IMF’s Turkey team, she covers the external sector, reserve adequacy, and international competitiveness. She previously worked in the European Department on the Albania and Montenegro teams. Prior to joining the Fund, Suchanan worked as a business analyst at First Manhattan Consulting Group in New York. She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago and an A.B. in economics from Harvard University.