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/Stephen Jaffe - Bank governors and finance ministers pose for a group photograph during the IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings at the Lima Convention Center in Lima, Peru October 9, 2015.
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Amadou Sy and Mariama Sow discuss the major themes and lessons that emerged among policymakers at the International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings in Lima.
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Michael W. Klein
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Economic Studies
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development
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