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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Dimming Prospects for Reform in Venezuela
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As oil prices continue to fall, Harold Trinkunas reflects on worsening economic trends in Venezuela and the difficult choices ahead.
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