Chapter

Guide to Statements by Governors

Author(s):
International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department
Published Date:
October 1973
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Statements by Governors

Listed in Alphabetical Order by Country

Afghanistan—Sarzamin Kaimur

  • Fazal Haque Khaliqyar

Algeria—Ismail Mahroug

Argentina—José B. Gelbard

Australia—F. D. Crean

Austria—Hannes Androsch

Bahamas—Arthur D. Hanna

Bangladesh—Tajuddin Ahmad

Belgium—Willy De Clercq

Brazil—Antônio Delfim Netto

Burundi—Joseph Hicuburundi

Canada—John N. Turner

Chile—Gen. Eduardo Cano

China—Kuo-Hwa Yu

Congo, People’s Republic of the—Saturnin Okabe

Denmark—Ivar Nørgaard

Egypt—Ahmed Zandou

Ethiopia—Mammo Tadesse

Equatorial Guinea—Andrés Nko Ivasa

Fiji—C. A. Stinson

France—Valéry Giscard d’Estaing

The Gambia—I. M. Garba-Jahumpa

Germany—Helmut Schmidt

Greece—Constantine Michalopoulos

Guinea—N’Faly Sangaré

Guyana—Frank E. Hope

India—Y. B. Chavan

Indonesia—Ali Wardhana

Ireland—Richie Ryan

Israel—Moshe Sanbar

Italy—Guido Carli

Ivory Coast—Henri Konan Bédié

Japan—Kiichi Aichi

Kenya—Mwai Kibaki

Korea—Duck Woo Nam

Libyan Arab Republic—Mohammad Zarrough Ragab

Malagasy Republic—Albert Marie Ramaroson

Malawi—D. T. Matenje

Malaysia—Tan Siew Sin

Malta—Joseph Abela

Mauritius—Veerasamy Ringadoo

Mexico—José López Portillo

Morocco—Bensalem Guessous

Nepal—G. B. Karki

  • Kul Sekhar Sharma

Netherlands—W. F. Duisenberg

New Zealand—W. E. Rowling

Nicaragua—Juan José Martínez L.

Nigeria—Alhaji Shehu Shagari

Pakistan—Ghulam Ishaq Khan

Paraguay—César Romeo Acosta

  • Carlos Chaves Bareiro

Philippines—Gregorio S. Licaros

Romania—Florea Dumitrescu

Sierra Leone—C. A. Kamara-Taylor

Singapore—Hon Sui Sen

South Africa—Nicolaas Diederichs

Spain—Antonio Barrera de Irimo

Sudan—El Sheikh Hassan Belail

Swaziland—R. P. Stephens

Sweden—Kjell-Olof Feldt

Syrian Arab Republic—Muhamad Imady

Tanzania—W. K. Chagula

Thailand—Serm Vinicchayakul

Togo—Edouard Kodjo

Tunisia—Mansour Moalla

Uganda—Jino Geria

United Kingdom—Anthony Barber

United States—George P. Shultz

Western Samoa—F. P. S. Saili

Yugoslavia—Janko Smole

Zaïre—Sambwa Pida Nbagui

Zambia—J. M. Mwanakatwe

Reference List of Principal Topics Discussed 1

developments in world economy

Developing Countries

  • Debt servicing 8, 89, 106, 107-108, 123, 139, 145, 149-50, 152, 153, 167-68, 184, 187, 199, 201, 202, 205, 232, 283, 287, 288, 291, 299, 303, 306, 313, 319, 331

  • Effects of monetary disturbances 10, 21, 39, 42, 73, 89-90, 97, 148, 150, 153, 184, 193-94, 201-202, 209, 211-13, 220, 231, 237, 254, 260, 275, 287, 295, 299, 313, 315-16, 333-34, 336

  • Interest rates for borrowing 29-30, 94, 145, 149, 152, 183-84, 205, 255, 283, 306

  • Resources for development—see also Reform of the International Monetary System, Provisions for developing countries 23, 30, 48, 52-53, 58, 59-61, 77, 82-83, 92, 107-108, 115, 121, 122-23, 135-36, 139, 145, 148-49, 164-68, 173, 178, 186-87, 199, 200-201, 210-11, 253, 260-61, 283-84, 286-87, 293, 299, 303, 305, 313-14, 321-22, 323-24, 331, 343

  • Trade developments 2, 39, 58, 77, 83, 88, 89, 93-94, 106, 123, 129, 138, 148, 183, 192, 199, 202, 232, 255, 260, 261, 287, 313, 316

Industrial Countries

  • Capital flows 20, 32, 38, 64, 65, 73, 108-109, 124, 298

  • Currency realignments 11-12, 18-20, 64, 89-90, 108, 118, 150, 220, 254, 255, 298, 332, 335-36, 341

  • Cyclical developments 16, 39, 62, 87-88, 158, 188, 193

Inflation

  • Effects on developing countries 2, 17, 39, 49, 73, 103, 152, 153, 157, 167, 183, 188-89, 194, 197, 255, 260, 295, 299, 313, 315-16, 319

  • International repercussions 17, 39, 61-62, 64-65, 100, 103, 111, 148, 183, 193, 298-99, 305-306, 315-17, 319, 341

  • Policies to combat 16, 17-18, 19, 29, 36, 49-50, 63-64, 65, 73, 111, 134, 152, 161, 197, 246, 295, 306, 317, 319

  • Price movements 16, 17, 39, 59, 62, 73, 83, 87, 106, 108, 129, 138, 148, 183, 184, 287, 291, 319-20, 341

International Reserves

  • Distribution 40, 59, 89, 106, 120, 144, 200, 234, 314, 324-25

  • Foreign exchange reserves of developing countries 106, 138, 148, 192, 202, 283, 295, 319

  • Overall level 18, 19, 20, 50, 59, 108, 120, 144, 146, 234, 235, 257, 287, 341

international monetary fund

Allocation of SDRs 111, 144, 151, 234-35, 242, 252, 273, 292, 310, 314, 330, 336-37

Annual Meeting Procedures 245, 317-18, 328

Annual Report 4, 16, 21, 38, 39, 49, 50, 102, 106, 120, 124, 139, 144, 147, 157, 159, 170, 175, 193, 197, 211-12, 246, 251, 260, 283, 291, 294, 295, 313, 314

Articles of Agreement 22, 24, 28-29, 35, 55, 81, 100, 106, 111, 238, 242, 253, 264, 295, 340

Cooperation with Other International Organizations 123, 247, 259

Financing Facilities for Members 10, 23, 69-70, 87, 88, 91, 106, 123, 130, 137-38, 139, 144, 147, 207, 234, 238-39, 250-51, 258-59, 296, 301-302, 315, 344

Functions in Transitional Period 22, 70, 104, 175-76, 240, 316-17, 340-41

Quota Review and Adjustment 97, 106, 151-52, 220, 238, 242, 244, 250, 252, 276, 292, 301, 302, 310, 314, 329-30

Role and Structure under Reformed System—see Reform of the International Monetary System

Technical Assistance 23, 140, 156-57, 253, 283, 290, 315

reform of the international monetary system

Adjustment Process

  • Capital controls 13, 26, 51, 66, 67, 99, 118-19, 120, 134, 159, 162, 170, 174, 179, 201, 204, 208, 243, 256, 258, 275-76

  • General aspects 22, 32, 33-34, 43, 50, 66, 67, 79, 80-81, 90-91, 97, 99, 100-101, 108-109, 118, 138, 143, 151, 153, 174, 176-77, 179, 181, 221, 226, 239, 263, 270, 274-75, 295-96, 302, 339

  • Indicators 13, 26, 29, 34, 44, 54, 56-57, 66, 74, 84, 91, 101, 105, 109, 116, 119, 131, 146, 158, 159, 170, 177, 178, 189, 205-206, 227, 243, 248-49, 256-57, 261, 264, 271, 293-94, 296, 309, 333

  • Pressures 26, 50, 54, 66, 84-85, 101, 109, 114, 119, 131, 146, 159-60, 170, 177-78, 189, 206, 242, 249, 257, 272, 296

Convertibility Arrangements

  • Asset settlement 32, 34, 45, 50, 67, 68, 85, 101, 109-10, 160, 174, 178, 189-90, 206-207, 257-58, 261, 270-71, 296-97, 309

  • Consolidation 46, 54, 67, 68, 81, 98, 105, 110, 112, 127-28, 158, 171, 179, 181, 185, 190, 201, 206-207, 222, 249-50, 258, 296-97, 311

  • Exchange market intervention 26, 45, 50-51, 54, 174, 207

  • General aspects 43, 44, 54-55, 57, 66-67, 74-75, 98, 99, 118, 120, 127-28, 171, 181, 221-22, 227-28, 239, 256, 270, 295-96, 320, 339

Exchange Rate Mechanism 20-21, 22, 29, 38, 44, 49, 51, 54, 67, 73, 74, 81, 90, 99, 101, 103, 109, 118, 119, 124-26, 137, 157-58, 169-70, 185, 193, 201, 207, 211, 221, 242-43, 248, 249, 256, 261, 271-72, 274-75, 295, 309, 316, 330, 339

Primary Reserve Assets

  • General aspects 32, 42, 54-55, 74-75, 117, 118, 119—20, 134-35, 145, 256, 270, 285

  • Gold 54, 68, 69, 75, 81, 85-86, 110, 113, 117, 119, 120, 134-35, 143, 145, 158, 160-61, 162, 172, 177, 185, 208, 209, 220-21, 256, 261-62, 271, 292, 297-98, 320

  • SDRs 22-23, 24, 45-46, 50, 54, 68-69, 75, 76, 79, 81, 85-86, 90-91, 98, 99, 110, 112, 117, 126-27, 130, 135, 137, 143, 158, 160-61, 162, 171-72, 185, 190, 197, 207, 208-209, 220-21, 227-28, 239, 244, 250, 257, 261-62, 271, 275, 297, 309-10, 311, 316, 320, 333, 339

Provisions for Developing Countries Development finance and SDRs (the link) 10, 13, 30, 47, 52, 58, 69, 70, 77, 79, 82, 86, 92-93, 98-99, 106, 110, 115, 117, 119, 121, 123-24, 130, 137, 139, 143-46, 150-51, 158, 164, 168, 172-73, 178-80, 185, 190-91, 196-97, 202, 208, 211, 212, 214, 220, 221, 233-34, 238, 250, 251, 253, 258, 262, 264, 266, 270, 273, 276, 292-93, 296, 300-301, 310-11, 316, 320-21, 325-27, 344

  • Other measures 23, 26-27, 38, 66, 79-80, 97, 99, 101, 116, 120-21, 138-39, 146-47, 150, 155, 162, 163-64, 179-81, 204-205, 221, 226, 233, 237, 239, 240, 242, 243-44, 248, 252, 256, 257, 260, 272-73, 288, 296, 313, 324-26, 327, 329-30, 336-37, 339

Relationship with Trade and Aid 23, 27, 28, 35, 47, 53-54, 103-104, 129-30, 150, 163, 181, 187-88, 196, 228, 284, 315, 343

Role and Structure of Fund under

Reformed System 24, 28-29, 39, 45, 57, 66, 75-76, 82, 97, 99, 100, 109, 110, 111-12, 131, 137, 146, 151-52, 162, 170-71, 207, 208, 214, 226-27, 233, 235-36, 239, 241-42, 246-47, 248, 262, 270-71, 314-15, 320, 333

Timing of Reform 13, 22, 27, 32, 34-35, 43, 55, 79, 100, 109, 112, 113, 116, 137, 143, 153, 169, 191, 196, 204, 225-26, 231, 255, 263, 290, 307, 308-309, 311-12, 313, 316, 319-20, 332, 340, 344

trade arrangements and negotiations 10, 23, 27, 35, 47, 53, 54, 58, 59, 65, 83, 117-18, 129-30, 139, 167, 180, 187, 196, 200, 201, 204-205, 222, 228, 260, 261, 268, 273, 284, 288, 303, 315, 321, 323, 343

This list relates only to the Addresses and Statements. It excludes discussions of individual countries, tributes to the host country, and personal tributes. References are to pages.

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