Series: World Economic Outlook
Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 11 May 2009
Keywords: inflation, current account, fiscal policy, monetary policy, commodity prices, banking, current account balance, fiscal stimulus, oil prices, current account deficits
This edition of the World Economic Outlook explores how a dramatic escalation of the financial crisis in September 2008 provoked an unprecedented contraction of activity and trade, despite active policy responses....