Huidan Lin is a Senior Economist in the IMF’s Strategy, Policy and Review Department, where she participates in the review and development of Fund’s lending policy. Previously, she worked on external sector surveillance and quota reforms, as well as on Euro area, Portugal and Korea desks. Ms. Lin’s research has focused on a range of macroeconomic and finance issues on China, Euro area and the U.S., covering growth, trade, banking, labor market, and corporate finance. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Columbia University and a B.A. in Economics from Peking University in China.