In seeking to unravel why the IMF
persisted in its approach, Stiglitz argues that the IMF
and its masters in the U.
loans have been a sweet deal for international lenders.
Can the IMF
really be such an agent of socialism if the left wants it abolished?
The essence of the 2010 G-20 IMF
reform agreement was twofold.
Greece has drawn down almost e1/435bn from the IMF
in two separate bailouts over the past five years.
On 16 September, Bah El-Din said that Egypt is not in urgent need of the IMF
loan, adding that the government possessed enough resources to successfully implement its economic programme.
spokesman William Murray said the IMF
's account at Iran's Central Bank is simply there to hold the Iranian funds committed to the IMF
as an obligation of its membership in the crisis lender.
also estimated there would be a $1 trillion global financing gap over the next two years if global economic conditions worsened considerably, the sources added.
The report also found that IMF
staff members were pressured to realign the research conclusions to match IMF
views, which defeats the whole purpose.
Deputy Prime Minister Zoran Stavreski said after the closing meeting with the IMF
officials Wednesday that the offer of the IMF
would be discussed within the framework of the parliamentary budget debate and that the decision whether Macedonia should take the loan would be taken upon additional consultations.
Abstract This article analyzes the general psychology of Koreans in the aftermath of the Asian financial crisis, using connotative semiotics and sociolinguis-tics as its main tools, and investigates the various meanings of the acronym IMF
that was used in South Korea several months after the blow of the financial crisis.
indicated China's growth outlook remains favorable and commended Beijing's measures to contain property price inflation, though it also cautioned a need to safeguard the balance sheet of the domestic banking sector, according to a summary of comments by the IMF
's 24-person executive board on China's policies.