ABSTRACT

International Monetary Fund [Updated March 7, 2022]   [open pdf - 543KB]

From the Document: "The International Monetary Fund (IMF, the Fund), founded in 1945, is an international organization that works to ensure the stability of the international monetary system. The United States is a founding member of the IMF and the largest financial contributor. Congress helps shape the U.S. participation in the IMF through oversight, appropriations, and other legislation. Key issues for Congress include IMF support for Ukraine, possible IMF sanctions on Russia, China's role at the IMF, and COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] response efforts."

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CRS In Focus, IF10676
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2022-03-07
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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