Peter Breuer, Chief of the Debt Capital Markets Division, Monetary and Capital Market Department, oversees a team analyzing sovereign debt risks and providing advice on sovereign debt management and the development of local capital markets. He previously jointly managed a team that analyzes risks to global financial stability and authors the Global Financial Stability Report. He led or co-led the Financial Sector Stability Assessments for the United States of America, Luxembourg, and Finland. Peter headed the IMF’s office in Ireland as Resident Representative during the EU-IMF program in 2011-14. In previous roles, he worked on a wide range of countries and policy issues. Peter holds a Ph.D. and M.A. from Brown University, a M.Sc. from the London School of Economics, and a B.A. from Vassar College.