La-Bhus Fah Jirasavetakul is an Economist at the Fiscal Affairs Department of the IMF. She holds a DPhil in Economics from the University of Oxford. Her research interests are in the areas of income distribution, labour economics, and fiscal policies. At the IMF, she has worked at the African Department. Before joining the IMF, she worked at the World Bank and the Central Bank of Thailand. She was also as a lecturer at the University of Oxford.