Browse

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 94 items for :

  • Globalization: General x
Clear All
Mr. James M. Boughton

The International Monetary Fund (IMF, or the Fund) was created toward the end of the Second World War as part of an attempt to build a new, more stable international economic system and avoid the costly mistakes of the previous decades. Over the past 60 years, it has continued to change and adapt. But since its inception, it has been shaped by history and molded by the economic and political ideas of the time.

International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

During a visit to Washington on February 18, French President Jacques Chirac addressed staff members of the IMF, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and the World Bank at the IMF. An edited translation of his speech appears below.

International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Following are edited excerpts from “Reflections on Globalization, Spain, and the IMF” an address given by IMF Deputy Managing Director Eduardo Aninat at the general meeting of ELKARGI, the Credits and Guarantees Association for Basque Provinces, in San Sebastian, Spain, on June 29, attended by 1,000 small and medium-sized entrepreneurs. The full text is available on the IMF’s website (www.imf.org).

International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

When IMF Deputy Managing Director Eduardo Aninat traveled to Latin America in January, he proposed a three-pronged self-help agenda for the continent that internalizes the lessons learned from the recent spate of crises. What follows are updated excerpts from remarks given at conferences at the University of Viña del Mar in Chile and at the central bank in Lima, Peru.

International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.