Dr. Khan was a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Previously he was the director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF). This department is responsible for monitoring macroeconomic developments and providing policy advice to thirty-two countries in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia, and for advising IMF management and Executive Board on country-specific and regional matters. He holds degrees from Columbia University (MA) and the London School of Economics (BSc and PhD).
Dr. Khan's publications cover macroeconomic and monetary policies in developing countries, economic growth, international trade and finance, Islamic banking, Middle East oil markets, exchange rates, and IMF programs. He has edited seven books, published numerous articles in major economics journals, and serves on the editorial boards of ten academic journals. In 2003 he was awarded the Islamic Development Bank Prize in Islamic Economics for outstanding contributions to the field.
July 15, 2013Hariri Center Senior Fellow Mohsin Khan discussed Egypt's economic issues in "Would an IMF Program Have Saved Morsi?" on July 8.
July 11, 2013On July 11, Hariri Center Senior Fellow Mohsin Khan discussed aid to Egypt in an AP article.
July 10, 2013On July 10, Hariri Center Senior Fellow Mohsin Khan was interviewed on NPR's Morning Edition with Renee Montagne. To listen to the interview, click here.
May 15, 20135-2-13 "Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's Biggest Challenge? The Economy, Stupid" (The Daily Beast)On May 2nd, Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East Senior Fellow Mohsin Khan was quoted in the Daily Beat article: "Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's Biggest Challenge? The Economy Stupid"
February 14, 2013On February 14, Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East Senior Fellow Mohsin Khan was quoted in a Bloomberg article: “Egypt’s Islamists Woo Mubarak Tycoon as Mursi Seeks Funds.”