Gee Hee Hong is an economist in the Fiscal Affairs Department. Her work focuses on fiscal policy, inflation dynamics, and macro-financial linkages. Before joining the department, she worked on regional surveillance issues, Singapore, Japan, Timor-Leste in the Asia and Pacific Department, and on macro-financial topics in the Research Department. Prior to joining the IMF, she worked at Bank of Canada (2012-2014). Ms. Hong holds a B.A. from Seoul National University (2006) and an M.A. and a Ph.D. from University of California, Berkeley (2012).