Michael Kumhof is the deputy chief of the modeling division at the research department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Together with other researchers from IMF, this 50 years old German economist has published several papers focused of “peak oil”, sending warnings regarding the possible imminence of a decline of world oil production and its impacts.
Echos of these concerns about peak oil are nowhere to be found in the official policy line of IMF, nor has Michael Kumhof ever been asked to present his research to the political leadership of IMF. That does not make his work pointless…Peak Oil
Peak Oil Warning From an IMF Expert : Interview with Michael Kumhof
Michael Kumhof interviewed by Matthieu Auzanneau, The Oil Man blog, Le Monde blogs