ABSTRACT

Global Financial Crisis: The Role of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) [October 30, 2008]   [open pdf - 71KB]

"This report discusses two potential roles the International Monetary Fund (IMF) may have in helping to resolve the current global financial crisis: (1) immediate crisis control through balance of payments lending to emerging market and less-developed countries and (2) increased surveillance of the global economy through better coordination with the international financial regulatory agencies. This report will be updated as events warrant."

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, RS22976
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Date:
2008-10-30
Copyright:
Public Domain
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U.S. Dept. of State, Foreign Press Centers: http://www.fpc.state.gov/
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pdf
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