International Monetary Fund
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an international organization headquartered in Washington, D.C., in the United States, of 188 countries working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure f...
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Greece Is On Frontlines Of 'Great Zombie War'
Greece, its debt crisis, politicians and citizens, are all at the center of the "Great Zombie War". The Dow rose 217 points yesterday, even though Greece missed a $500-million loan payment to the IMF....
IMF Data Shows Iceland's Economy Recovered After It Imprisoned Bankers And Let Banks Go Bust - Instead Of Bailing Them Out
Iceland’s finance minister has announced a 39 per cent tax on investors looking to take their money overseas. The country has imposed the tax to prevent it hemorrhaging money as it loosens bank laws i...
Washington Consensus
The term Washington Consensus was coined in 1989 by English economist John Williamson to refer to a set of 10 relatively specific economic policy prescriptions that he considered constituted the "stan...
Structural adjustment program
Structural adjustment programs (SAPs) consist of loans provided by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) to countries that experienced economic crises. The two Bretton Woods In...
Tom B. Coughran
Tom B. Coughran (March 18, 1906, near Visalia, California – October 2, 1993) was an American banker, soldier and public servant. He graduated from Visalia High School in 1923 and received a degree in...
Washington A16, 2000
Washington A16, 2000 was a series of protests in Washington, D.C. against the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, that occurred in April 2000. The annual IMF and World Bank meetings were ...
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Angus Maddison statistics of the ten largest economies by GDP (PPP)
This historical list of the ten largest countries by GDP shows how the membership and rankings of the world's ten largest economies has changed. While the United States has consistently had the world...
Anti-globalization movement
The anti-globalization movement, or counter-globalisation movement, is a social movement critical of the globalization of corporate capitalism. The movement is also commonly referred to as the global ...
Anti-globalization movement - Wikipedia
Eswar Prasad
Eswar Prasad holds the New Century Chair in International Economics. He is the Tolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University and a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution.Prasad beg...
Eswar Prasad - Wikipedia
Special Data Dissemination Standard
Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS) is an International Monetary Fund standard to guide member countries in the dissemination of national statistics to the public.It was established in April 19...
Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group
The IMF and World Bank meet each autumn in what is officially known as the Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group and each spring in the Spring Meetings of the Int...
IMF Stand-By Arrangement
The IMF Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) is an economic program of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) involving financial aid to a member state in need of financial assistance, normally arising from a fi...
World Economic Outlook
The World Economic Outlook (WEO) is a survey conducted and published by the International Monetary Fund. It is published biannually and partly updated three times a year. It portrays the world economy...
The Swiss constituency
The Swiss constituency is a voting group within International Monetary Fund and the World Bank composed of Switzerland, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Poland, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, an...
Singapore 2006
Singapore 2006 was a group of several concurrent events that were held in Singapore in support of the 61st Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors of the International Monetary Fund and the World B...
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Group of Twelve
The Group of Twelve or G12 is a group of industrially advanced countries whose central banks co-operate to regulate international finance.Note that the G12 consists of thirteen countries. The twelve r...
Group of Twelve - Wikipedia
Ranji Salgado
Merennage Ranji Pemsiri Salgado (June 16, 1929 - September 7, 2009) was a Sri Lankan born economist and international civil servant. He was a former Assistant Director of the International Monetary Fu...
International Financial Statistics
The IMF International Financial Statistics (IFS) is a compilation of financial data collected from various sources, covering over 200 countries worldwide, which is published monthly by the Internation...
Bretton Woods Project
The Bretton Woods Project works as a networker, information-provider, media informant and watchdog to scrutinise and influence the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF). Through briefings, ...
Structural adjustment
Structural adjustment programs (SAPs) consist of loans provided by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) to countries that experienced economic crises. The two Bretton Woods In...
Bretton Woods Conference
The Bretton Woods Conference, formally known as the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference, was the gathering of 730 delegates from all 44 Allied nations at the Mount Washington Hotel, situa...
Independent Evaluation Office
The Independent Evaluation Office is an autonomous body established in 2001 to conduct independent evaluations of policies and activities of the International Monetary Fund.