International Monetary Fund
Lisa Kolovich is an economist in the African Department at the International Monetary Fund. Prior to this position, she was the team manager for gender research under a joint IMF-DFID collaboration that focused on macroeconomic issues in low-income countries. Her research examines the nexus between macroeconomic outcomes and gender inequality, and she is a contributor to and the editor of the book, Fiscal Policies and Gender Equality. Before joining the IMF, Dr. Kolovich conducted program evaluations for the U.S. Department of Labor and has been a consultant for the World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank.