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Complete List of Speeches, 2011–2019

Ingredients for Malaysia’s Economic Prosperity June 24, 2019

Forging a Stronger Social Contract—the IMF’s Approach to Social Spending June 14, 2019

Strengthening the Economic Engine: Prosperity and Resilience of CESEE Economies in a Changing Trade Landscape June 12, 2019

The Next Steps for International Cooperation in Fintech June 8, 2019

Opening Remarks at the United States 2019 Article IV Press Conference June 6, 2019

Mexico: An Opportunity for Financial Inclusion May 28, 2019

Georgia—Harnessing Reforms to Boost Inclusive Growth May 20, 2019

Uzbekistan’s Reforms: A New Equation for Inclusive Growth and Cooperation May 17, 2019

Finding a Path to the Higher Plain of Inclusive Growth May 16, 2019

How to Ensure the Effective and Sustainable Financing of International Development May 7, 2019

A Personal View on Leadership April 30, 2019

BRI 2.0: Stronger Frameworks in the New Phase of Belt and Road April 26, 2019

Belt and Road Initiative: Two Key Channels to Achieving Financial Connectivity April 24, 2019

A Delicate Moment for the Global Economy: Tree Priority Areas for Action April 2, 2019

Opening Remarks at the Spring Meetings Press Conference April 11, 2019

The Euro Area: Creating a Stronger Economic Ecosystem March 28, 2019

Opening Remarks on Corporate Taxation in the Global Economy March 25, 2019

Portugal and the Global Economy: The Way Forward March 1, 2019

The Financial Sector: Redefining a Broader Sense of Purpose February 28, 2019

A Commitment to Shared Prosperity: The Next Chapter of Unity in Europe February 14, 2019

SME Development and Financial Inclusion in the Arab World February 10, 2019

Laying the Foundations of Good Fiscal Management in the Arab World February 9, 2019

Opening Remarks at the World Economic Outlook Press Conference January 21, 2019

Ghana: Planting Economic Seeds for Future Prosperity December 18, 2018

Looking Ahead to Chart Today’s Course: The Future of Work in sub-Saharan Africa December 17, 2018

Age of Ingenuity: Reimagining 21st Century International Cooperation December 4, 2018

Opening Remarks at the 2018 High-Level Caribbean Conference November 26, 2018

Winds of Change: The Case for New Digital Currency November 14, 2018

Three Bridges to a Prosperous Future November 5, 2018

New Economic Landscape, New Multilateralism October 11, 2018

Opening Remarks at the Annual Meetings Press Conference October 11, 2018

How Global Trade Can Promote Growth for All October 10, 2018

‘Steer, Don’t Drift’: Managing Rising Risks to Keep the Global Economy on Course October 1, 2018

Promoting Peace, Tolerance, and Respect September 26, 2018

Keynote Address at Secretary-General’s High-Level Meeting on Financing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development September 24, 2018

The Helen Alexander Lecture: The Case for the Sustainable Development Goals September 17, 2018

Opening Remarks at the United Kingdom Article IV Press Conference September 17, 2018

Opening Remarks at the Center for Global Development Book Launch Event—Race to the Next Income Frontier: How Senegal and Other Low-Income Countries Can Reach the Finish Line September 14, 2018

Managing Debt Vulnerabilities in Low-Income Countries September 13, 2018

Opening Remarks at the 2018 Michel Camdessus Central Banking Lecture September 6, 2018

Euro 2.0: Past, Present, and Future of Euro Area Integration June 25, 2018

Opening Remarks at the United States 2018 Article IV Consultation June 14, 2018

Introductory Remarks at Foreign Policy’s Diplomat of the Year Award June 13, 2018

Address to St. Petersburg International Economic Forum May 25, 2018

Creating a Better Global Trade System May 14, 2018

The Class of 2018: A New Odyssey May 12, 2018

Belt and Road Initiative: Strategies to Deliver in the Next Phase April 12, 2018

Fix the Roof While the Window of Opportunity is Open: Tree Priorities for the Global Economy April 11, 2018

Minding the Gaps to Deliver Prosperity for Asia April 10, 2018

A Compass to Prosperity: The Next Steps of Euro Area Economic Integration March 26, 2018

ASEAN and the IMF: Working Together to Foster Inclusive Growth February 27, 2018

Spending Reform for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth in Arab Countries February 9, 2018

IMF and BIS—Working Together to Boost Financial Stability February 8, 2018

Scaling-up the Inclusive Growth Agenda in the Arab Region January 30, 2018

Opening Remarks at the World Economic Outlook Update Press Conference January 22, 2018

Opening Remarks at the 2017 United Kingdom Article IV Press Conference December 20, 2017

Djibouti—Harnessing Trade and Technology for Inclusive Growth December 18, 2017

The Foundations of Technological Transformation in Africa December 15, 2017

Benin: Harnessing the Power of Economic Diversification December 12, 2017

Opening Remarks at the 2017 High-Level Caribbean Forum: Unleashing Growth and Strengthening Resilience November 16, 2017

Japan and the IMF: Working Together to Promote Inclusive and Sustainable Growth November 7, 2017

Opening Remarks at the 18th Jacques Polak Annual Research Conference: The Global Financial Cycle November 2, 2017

Towards a More Secure Recovery Shared by All October 13, 2017

Opening Remarks at the IMF Research Conference on Globalization October 11, 2017

A Time to Repair the Roof October 5, 2017

Central Banking and Fintech—A Brave New World? September 29, 2017

Statement to the UN High-Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment September 19, 2017

Opening Remarks at the 2017 Michel Camdessus Central Banking Lecture September 18, 2017

Addressing Corruption with Clarity September 18, 2017

Asia-Pacific Region: Gearing Up for the Next Transformation September 6, 2017

Together, Korea’s Women and Economy Can Soar September 5, 2017

Working Together to Fight Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing June 22, 2017

Opening Remarks at European Development Days—Building a Virtuous Cycle: The IMF’s Commitment to Capacity Development and Domestic Resource Mobilization June 7, 2017

What Comes Next? May 20, 2017

Belt and Road Initiative: Strengthening Financial Connectivity May 14, 2017

Belt and Road Initiative: Proven Policies and New Economic Links May 14, 2017

Building a More Resilient and Inclusive Global Economy April 12, 2017

Reinvigorating Productivity Growth April 3, 2017

Generating Public Revenue to Build Resilient Economies February 12, 2017

Harnessing the Power of Transparency February 8, 2017

Financial Stability and Pan-African Banking February 1, 2017

Becoming the Champion: Uganda’s Development Challenge January 27, 2017

Standing with the Central African Republic January 25, 2017

Peru—Seizing Opportunities in a Changing Global Economy November 18, 2016

The Business Case for Women’s Empowerment November 18, 2016

Women’s Empowerment: An Economic Game Changer November 14, 2016

Opening Remarks at the 17th Jacques Polak Annual Research Conference: Macroeconomics After the Great Recession November 3, 2016

Pakistan and Emerging Markets in the World Economy October 24, 2016

The Role of Business in Supporting a More Inclusive Global Economy October 10, 2016

Managing an Inclusive Transition for the Global Economy October 7, 2016

Boosting Growth and Adjusting to Change September 28, 2016

Mending the Trust Divide September 18, 2016

Making Globalization Work for All September 13, 2016

Relations in Banking–Making it Work for Everyone July 18, 2016

Doubling Down on Development July 14, 2016

Keynote Address at the Paris Club 60th Anniversary July 1, 2016

Opening Remarks at the 2016 Michel Camdessus Central Banking Lecture June 24, 2016

Opening Remarks at the 2016 United States Article IV Press Conference June 22, 2016

Unity in Diversity: The Case for Europe June 17, 2016

Managing Spillovers—Striking the Right Balance of Domestic Objectives and External Stability June 16, 2016

Kazakhstan–Embracing the Next Transformation May 24, 2016

Opening Remarks at the IMF-CGD Event on Financial Inclusion: Macroeconomic and Regulatory Challenges April 11, 2016

Decisive Action to Secure Durable Growth April 5, 2016

The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growth February 4, 2016

The Case for a Global Policy Upgrade January 12, 2016

CEMAC: A Stronger Community for Stronger and More Inclusive Growth January 8, 2016

Nigeria—Act with Resolve, Build Resilience, and Exercise Restraint January 6, 2016

The Role of Personal Accountability in Reforming Culture and Behavior in the Financial Services Industry November 5, 2015

Catalyst for Change: Empowering Women and Tackling Income Inequality October 22, 2015

Brothers and Sisters, There is Much to Do October 9, 2015

Managing the Transition to a Healthier Global Economy September 30, 2015

Liberia: Overcoming Challenges—Past, Present, and Future September 11, 2015

Tunisia—A People United, A Destiny Responding September 9, 2015

Delivering on the Promise of 2025 September 6, 2015

The Future of Asian Finance: Ensuring Stability and Continued Prosperity September 2, 2015

Poised for Take-off—Unleashing Indonesia’s Economic Potential September 1, 2015

Seizing a Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity July 8, 2015

Lifting the Small Boats June 17, 2015

The Changing Landscape of Financial Intermediation June 4, 2015

Commencement Address at the Illinois Institute of Technology May 16, 2015

Opening Remarks at the 2015 Camdessus Central Banking Lecture May 14, 2015

Ethics and Finance—Aligning Financial Incentives with Societal Objectives May 6, 2015

Reinvigorate Trade to Boost Global Economic Growth April 23, 2015

Remarks at High-Level Ebola Meeting: The Road to Recovery April 17, 2015

Remarks at World Bank Climate Ministerial Meeting April 17, 2015

Lift Growth Today, Tomorrow, Together April 9, 2015

Monetary Policy in the New Normal March 22, 2015

Opening Remarks at the 2015 China Development Forum March 22, 2015

Statement on the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust February 5, 2015

Three “Rosetta Moments” for the Global Economy in 2015 January 15, 2015

The IMF at 70: Making the Right Choices—Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow October 10, 2014

Challenges of Job-Rich and Inclusive Growth October 8, 2014

The Challenge Facing the Global Economy: New Momentum to Overcome a New Mediocre October 2, 2014

The Economic Power of Women’s Empowerment September 12, 2014

Supporting the European Recovery in a Rapidly Changing World July 18, 2014

Investment for the Future—Higher Investment for Stronger Growth July 6, 2014

Opening Remarks at the Inaugural Camdessus Central Banking Lecture July 2, 2014

Africa Rising—Building to the Future May 29, 2014

Economic Inclusion and Financial Integrity May 27, 2014

Navigating Monetary Policy in the New Normal, Monetary Policy in a Changing Financial Landscape May 25, 2014

Closing Remarks at the Conference on Building the Future: Jobs, Growth, and Fairness in the Arab World May 12, 2014

The Arab Countries in Transition—Strengthening the Economic Middle May 8, 2014

Opening Remarks at the Conference on Monetary Policy in the New Normal April 13, 2014

The Road to Sustainable Global Growth—the Policy Agenda April 2, 2014

China’s Next Transformation: The Key Steps Forward March 23, 2014

China’s Youth: Global Leaders, Global Citizen March 23, 2014

Opening Remarks at the China Development Forum March 23, 2014

The Global Economy in 2014 January 15, 2014

Mali at the Dawn of the New Year: From Crisis to Recovery January 9, 2014

Outlook for Europe: Boosting Growth and Employment December 10, 2013

Addressing Challenges in Gulf Cooperation Council Economies November 10, 2013

The Future Global Economy and the Future Fund October 11, 2013

Managing the New Transitions in the Global Economy October 3, 2013

The Global Calculus of Unconventional Monetary Policies August 23, 2013

Eastern Europe and Romania—The Path to Prosperity by Christine Lagarde in Bucharest July 16, 2013

The Global Policy Actions Needed to Stay Ahead of the Crisis April 10, 2013

Fulfilling the Asian Dream—Lasting Growth and Shared Prosperity April 7, 2013

Unleashing the Economic Potential of the Maghreb—the Role of Foreign Investment January 9, 2013

Toward a Second Ivoirien Miracle January 7, 2013

Global Financial Sector Reform: An Unfinished Agenda October 25, 2012

Opening Remarks at the Bank of Japan-IMF High-Level Seminar “Challenges of the Global Financial System: Risks and Governance under Evolving Globalization” October 14, 2012

The Road Ahead—A Changing Global Economy, A Changing IMF October 12, 2012

Opening Remarks at the Signing Ceremony for 2012 Bilateral Borrowing Agreements October 11, 2012

New Perspectives on Asia’s Role in the Global Economy July 12, 2012

Partnership and Recovery—The Shared Path to Global Stability and Growth July 6, 2012

Completing the Task: Financial Sector Reform for Stability and Growth June 8, 2012

Latvia and the Baltics a Story of Recovery June 5, 2012

Africa’s Future: Responding to Today’s Global Economic Challenges December 20, 2011

Global Connections and Global Citizens May 23, 2012

The Legacy of Charlemagne—Wolfgang Schäuble and European Integration May 16, 2012

Anchoring Stability to Sustain Higher and Better Growth May 7, 2012

Banque de France Financial Stability Review on Public Debt—Special Address to Panel Discussion April 21, 2012

IMF/Center for Financial Policy Roundtable on the Future of Financial Regulation April 17, 2012

Seizing the Moment—Thinking Beyond the Crisis April 12, 2012

Cooperation and Connectedness April 3, 2012

Global Challenges in 2012 January 23, 2012

Securing Niger’s Economic Future in Uncertain Global Economic Times December 21, 2011

Africa’s Future: Responding to Today’s Global Economic Challenges December 20, 2011

An Address to the 2011 International Finance Forum November 9, 2011

Global and Regional Policy Challenges November 7, 2011

The Challenges for the Global Economy September 9, 2011

Challenges and Opportunities for the World Economy and the IMF July 26, 2011

Complete List of IMF Blog Posts

How to Help, Not Hinder Global Growth June 5, 2019

Getting Real on Meeting Paris Climate Change Commitments May 3, 2019

Corporate Taxation in the Global Economy March 25, 2019

A Global Imperative March 8, 2019

Unlimited Opportunities: Creating More Jobs for Young People in Emerging Market and Developing Economies January 22, 2019

When History Rhymes November 5, 2018

Economic Gains from Gender Inclusion: Even Greater Than You Thought November 28, 2018

G20: Step Up to Boost Inclusive Growth November 28, 2019

Realizing the Potential of the G20 Compact with Africa October 30, 2018

Give Today’s Children a Chance September 24, 2018

Ten Years After Lehman—Lessons Learned and Challenges Ahead September 5, 2018

Shifting Tides: Policy Challenges and Opportunities for the G20 July 18, 2018

Estimating Cyber Risk for the Financial Sector June 22, 2018

Creating a Better Global Trade System May 29, 2018

Shining a Bright Light into the Dark Corners of Weak Governance and Corruption April 22, 2018

An Even-handed Approach to Crypto-Assets April 16, 2018

Policy Actions to Sustain Growth and Guard Against Risks March 15, 2018

Addressing the Dark Side of the Crypto World March 13, 2018

Ending Harassment Helps #TheEconomyToo March 5, 2018

A Dream Deferred: Inequality and Poverty Across Generations in Europe January 24, 2018

Tree German Economic Challenges with European Effect January 17, 2018

Corruption Disruption December 8, 2017

Stepping up the Fight Against Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing July 26, 2017

No Time to Stand Still: Strengthening Global Growth and Building Inclusive Economies July 5, 2017

Fintech—Capturing the Benefits, Avoiding the Risks June 20, 2017

The Compact with Africa—The Contribution of the IMF June 12, 2017

Protecting Education and Health Spending in Low-Income Countries June 6, 2017

Fintech—A Brave New World for the Financial Sector? March 21, 2017

Maintaining the Positive Momentum of the Global Economy March 14, 2017

The Fruits of Growth: Economic Reforms and Lower Inequality January 26, 2017

The Calculus of Conflict in the Middle East September 16, 2016

To Boost Growth: Employ More Women September 14, 2016

We Need Forceful Policies to Avoid the Low-Growth Trap September 1, 2016

The US Economy: Above 2, Below 5, and 4 P’s June 22, 2016

Doing It All—Women Boost the Bottom Line for Home, Firm, and Country March 7, 2016

Migration: A Global Issue in Need of a Global Solution November 11, 2015

US Economy Returning to Growth, but Pockets of Vulnerability June 4, 2015

Reigniting Strong and Inclusive Growth in Brazil May 28, 2015

Fair Play—Equal Laws for Equal Working Opportunity for Women February 23, 2015

Time to Act on the G-20 Agenda: The Global Economy Will Thank You February 6, 2015

Unlocking Latin America’s Huge Potential December 2, 2014

Jobs and Growth: Supporting the European Recovery January 28, 2014

Mali—At the Dawn of a New Year January 11, 2014

A New Frontier for Kenya and Africa January 8, 2014

Myanmar: Awakening to Countless Possibilities December 9, 2013

Korea: Keeping It Dynamic December 6, 2013

Cambodia: Moving Beyond the Frontier December 4, 2013

Back to Asia November 29, 2013

Building Bridges to The Future in the Gulf November 12, 2013

Great Transitions in the Global Economy October 10, 2013

Women Can Help Grow the World Economy September 23, 2013

An Open and Diverse Economy to Benefit All Algerians March 18, 2013

What We Can Do to Improve Women’s Economic Opportunities March 8, 2013

Building on Latin America’s Success December 6, 2012

Sendai: A Tale of Natural Disaster, Resilience, and Recovery October 10, 2012

How to Get the Balance Right: Fiscal Policy at a Time of Crisis May 6, 2012

Women in Leadership March 9, 2012

Saudi Arabia: A Key Regional and Global Player February 8, 2012

Hope and Perseverance on Tunisia’s Demanding Road Ahead February 2, 2012

The Arab Spring, One Year On December 6, 2011

Resolve and Determination—How We Get Out of This Together September 27, 2011

Complete List of IMF Finance & Development Magazine Articles

Updating Bretton Woods June 2019

A Global Imperative March 2019

The Voice of Youth June 2017

Path to Development June 2015

Focus, Flexibility, Service September 2014

Dare the Difference June 2013

Fragmentation Risks September 2012