Charles Cohen is an Advisor in the Monetary and Capital Markets Department, where he works on a range of financial market issues. He previously managed a team covering emerging markets for the Global Financial Stability Report and worked on sovereign debt risks and local capital markets development. Mr. Cohen joined the IMF in 2017 from the United States Treasury, where he served as acting Director of Analysis for the Financial Stability Oversight Council. Prior to this he spent 9 years in asset management as an Executive Vice President at Bain Capital Credit. Mr. Cohen holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University, an M.S. from the University of Chicago, and a B.S. from Stanford University.