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The IMF: the second coming?

Alexandre Kafka

The IMF: the second coming?

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Published by International Finance Section, Princeton University in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International Monetary Fund,
  • Monetary policy

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEssays in international finance,, no. 94, Essays in international finance ;, no. 94.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG136 .P7 no. 94, HG3881 .P7 no. 94
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43 p.
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5285072M
    LC Control Number72003856

    Following a prolonged loss of influence in Latin America in the first decade of the 's, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is back again, flexing its muscle in . The International Monetary Fund and World Bank on Wednesday called for governments to put a hold on debt payments from the world’s poorest nations . Speaking at a Washington event on Thursday, Lagarde marked the release of the IMF's new book, which serves as a tool kit on how to tax coal, natural gas, . The IMF Global Financial Stability report read: "The extended period of ultralow interest rates in advanced economies has contributed to the build-up of financial vulnerabilities. "The large accumulation of public debt and the erosion of fiscal buffers in many economies following the crisis point to the urgency of rebuilding those defences to.


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