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.
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Michael W. Klein
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Economic Studies
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development
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