Paul Schmelzing was a visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution. Schmelzing specialized in economic history and researched the International Financial System between 1926-1969, and the Bretton Woods architecture. He also worked on bond markets, and global interest rate trends since the 1300s.
He is currently a PhD Candidate at Harvard University, and a Visiting Scholar at the Bank of England. He has past work experience at the German Bundestag, Goldman Sachs, and a global macro hedge fund.