Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): James Boughton
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2004
Keywords: postwar economic history, international financial institutions, monetary fund, inflation, monetary policy, international monetary system, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, Economic History: Financial Markets and Institutions: General, International, or Comparative,
The International Monetary Fund was designed during World War II by men whose worldview had been shaped by the Great War and the Great Depression. Their views on how the postwar international monetary system should...