Helmut Reisen

Helmut Reisen is Head of Reseach of the OECD Development Centre and a Professor at the University of Basel. Prior to joining the OECD, he worked at Commerzbank AG, the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, the Federation of German Industries and the German Ministry of Economics. Reisen is on the editorial board of Deutsche Bank Research Notes, International Finance, Internationale Politik and Journal of Development Finance and since 2011 Associate Fellow in the International Economics Programme at Chatham House. His recent work includes analysis of the global monetary system, sovereign wealth funds, China's global economic impact, and of the global aid architecture.