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.
IMF Managing Director Lagarde and World Bank President Kim visit Arahama elementary school (REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao).
What Do the 2,400 People Who Work for the IMF Actually Do?
August 20, 2014, David Wessel
David Wessel looks at a new book detailing the day-to-day, on-the-ground work of employees of the International Monetary Fund.
Global Financial Crisis
Multilateral Development Organizations
August 15, 2014, Amadou Sy and Temesgen Deressa
Opinion | Project Syndicate
August 12, 2014, Kemal Derviş
July 17, 2014, Bruce Jones and Thomas Wright
Opinion | 2paragraphs
July 7, 2014, Steven Pifer
June 19, 2014, Guillermo Vuletin
May 22, 2014, Clifford G. Gaddy and Barry W. Ickes
April 25, 2014, Amy Copley
Interview | Council on Foreign Relations
April 14, 2014, Steven Pifer
Speech | Bank of Thailand-International Monetary Fund
April 9, 2014, Donald Kohn
April 9, 2014, Amadou Sy
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