Ruud de Mooij

Division Chief, Tax Policy Division at International Monetary Fund

Ruud de Mooij is Division Chief for the Tax Policy Division of IMF’s Fiscal Affairs Department. The Division delivers technical assistance in tax policy to IMF member countries; performs analytical work on topical tax policy issues; and supports IMF country teams on tax-related matters. Before joining the IMF, Mr. De Mooij was Professor of Public Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam and Economist at CPB in the Netherlands. He is currently also a Research Fellow at the University of Oxford, the University of Bergen, ZEW in Mannheim and member of the CESifo network in Munich. His main research interests are in public finance. He has extensively published on tax issues, including in the American Economic Review and the Journal of Public Economics.