Catherine R. Schenk is professor of international economic history at the University of Glasgow. She is the author of The Decline of Sterling (Cambridge University Press, 2010) and many other publications on the history of the IMS since 1945.
She has been visiting professor at the University of Hong Kong and visiting researcher at the International Monetary Fund and the Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research. She is also associate fellow, international economics at Chatham House, London.
Her current research project, funded by the UK Economic and Social Research Council, explores the history of international banking regulation since 1965.