MANUEL MONGE is Ph.D. in Economics and Business Administration from University of Navarra, Spain. He holds a M.Sc. in Economics and Finance from University of Navarra. He was an intern at OPEC in the Energy Studies Department (Research Division) during the Spring 2017. He was a Visiting Research Scholar at University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) under the supervision of Prof. Jesús Fernández-Villaverde during the Fall 2016. He has attended various Postgraduate Courses at University of Pennsylvania (UPenn), London School of Economics (LSE) and Pompeu Fabra University. He is interested in Energy Economics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics and Finance.