Established at the end of World War II to restore economic stability, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) promotes financial cooperation and growth among its 185 member countries. To cope with increasing challenges of the global economy, the IMF has promoted greater transparency of financial markets and pursued governance reform within the organization.
REUTERS/Mike Theiler - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew makes remarks during a news conference in Washington April 17, 2015. Lew briefed the media after two days of the IMF and World Bank's 2015 Annual Spring Meetings.
Welcoming Czech Finance Minister Andrej Babis
April 20, 2015, Norman Eisen
Last Thursday Brookings saw three separate visits from European finance ministers who were in town for the IMF meetings. In this post, Norman Eisen discusses the meeting between Czech Finance Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Andrej Babis and Governance Studies scholars.
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Michael W. Klein
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Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development
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