Mark Manning is a financial economist and lead expert in the Industry and Regional Analysis Division at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).
Prior to joining the OCC in 2011, Mr. Manning was a senior international economist at the Foreign Agricultural Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, where he analyzed sovereign and foreign bank risk in the agency’s export finance division. Prior to that position, Mr. Manning supervised a team of analysts at the International Trade Administration that examined allegations of international price discrimination by foreign firms and WTO-illegal subsidization by their home governments.
Mr. Manning earned a master of arts degree in economics from George Mason University in 2004 and a master of arts degree in public policy from the University of Michigan in 1997.
Mr. Manning’s research interests include commercial credit, international trade, commodities, agriculture, and small business.