Finance & Development March issue
The March issue of Finance & Development, which will be available shortly, focuses on the remarkably successful reform and recovery in Latin America and the Caribbean in the wake of the economic crises of the past few years. The articles, including several by finance ministers or central bank governors from the region, discuss the progress made in these countries and the global implications of their experiences.
An article by IMF Historian James Boughton offers a preliminary assessment of Michel Camdessus’s 13 years as Managing Director of the IMF, highlighting his personal qualities and his contributions in the international sphere. Among the articles in this issue are
Latin America and the Caribbean: The Long Road to Financial Stability
Claudio M. Loser and Martine Guerguil
Argentina’s Structural Reforms of the 1990s
Monetary Policy During the Transition to a Floating Exchange Rate: Brazil’s Recent Experience
Chile in the 1990s: Embracing Development opportunities
Mexico: Recent Developments, Structural Reforms, and Future Challenges
José Angel Gurría
The Dollarization Debate
Andrew Berg and Eduardo Borensztein
Is the U.S. Current Account Deficit Sustainable?
Catherine L. Mann
Finance & Development is published four times a year by the International Monetary Fund, in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, and Spanish. Subscriptions are free of charge. To receive Finance & Development, please write to IMF Publication Services, Box FD 99, Washington, DC 20431, U.S.A.