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Addressing Corruption Openly

Addressing Corruption Openly »

Source: The Power of Partnership: Selected Speeches by Christine Lagarde, 2011-2019

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2019

ISBN: 9781513509907

Keywords: Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic stabilization, Economic growth, Poverty, BOOK, IMF, advanced economy, global economy, inequality

Traditionally, public officials have been somewhat nervous about discussing corruption openly. Over the past several years, however, I have been struck by the extent to which world leaders are now willing to...

Age of Ingenuity

Age of Ingenuity »

Source: The Power of Partnership: Selected Speeches by Christine Lagarde, 2011-2019

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2019

ISBN: 9781513509907

Keywords: Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic stabilization, Economic growth, Poverty, BOOK, IMF, advanced economy, global economy, inequality

It is an honor to be with all of you tonight. Although he cannot be here this evening, I know we are all profoundly grateful to Dr. Kissinger for launching this important lecture series nearly 20 years ago....

Brothers and Sisters, There Is Much to Do

Brothers and Sisters, There Is Much to Do »

Source: The Power of Partnership: Selected Speeches by Christine Lagarde, 2011-2019

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2019

ISBN: 9781513509907

Keywords: Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic stabilization, Economic growth, Poverty, BOOK, IMF, advanced economy, global economy, inequality

Presidente Humala, Presidente Bedoumra, Presidente Kim, gober-nadores, invitados de honor: Estoy encantada de estar aquí hoy y doy mi bienvenida a las Reuniones Anuales del Fondo Monetario Inter...

Can PRGF Policy Levers Improve Institutions and Lead to Sustained Growth?

Can PRGF Policy Levers Improve Institutions and Lead to Sustained Growth? »

Source: Can PRGF Policy Levers Improve Institutions and Lead to Sustained Growth?

Volume/Issue: 2005/044

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2005

ISBN: 9781498331319

Keywords: Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Agriculture, Capital, Capital goods, Central banking, Central banks, Corruption, Currencies, Developing countries, Development

Broad economic institutions are of fundamental importance for sustained economic growth. Changing these institutions is difficult, particularly for outsiders. But this does not mean that there is no role for the Fu...

Central Banking and Fintech

Central Banking and Fintech »

Source: The Power of Partnership: Selected Speeches by Christine Lagarde, 2011-2019

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2019

ISBN: 9781513509907

Keywords: Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic stabilization, Economic growth, Poverty, BOOK, IMF, advanced economy, global economy, inequality

Governor, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen—Good morning! Thank you, Mark Carney, for that kind introduction, and thank you to the Bank of England for inviting me to this wonderful event....

Chapter 1 Building a Foundation for Sustained Growth

Chapter 1 Building a Foundation for Sustained Growth »

Source: Paving the Way to Sustained Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Series: Books

Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Roberto Garcia-Saltos , and Lorenzo Figliuoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2019

ISBN: 9781484353844

Keywords: Financial crises, Economic growth, Development, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Fiscal Policy, Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, International Migration, International Trade

Over the past three decades, the countries of Central America along with Panama and the Dominican Republic—collectively referred to as CAPDR—have undergone a sustained economic tran...

Chapter 12: Financial Development and Inclusion

Chapter 12: Financial Development and Inclusion »

Source: Paving the Way to Sustained Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Series: Books

Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Roberto Garcia-Saltos , and Lorenzo Figliuoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2019

ISBN: 9781484353844

Keywords: Financial crises, Economic growth, Development, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Fiscal Policy, Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, International Migration, International Trade

Introduction Financial development can unleash new growth sources by helping countries reap the benefits of globalization and make the transition to higher incomes. A recent focus ha...

Chapter 9 Fiscal Policy Reforms and Inequality: The Cases Of Honduras, Guatemala, and the Dominican Republic

Chapter 9 Fiscal Policy Reforms and Inequality: The Cases Of Honduras, Guatemala, and the Dominican Republic »

Source: Paving the Way to Sustained Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Series: Books

Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Roberto Garcia-Saltos , and Lorenzo Figliuoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2019

ISBN: 9781484353844

Keywords: Financial crises, Economic growth, Development, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Fiscal Policy, Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, International Migration, International Trade

Introduction The experience of some Central American countries shows that persistent income inequality can provoke social unrest, political instability, and macroeconomic imbalances....

Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde »

Source: The Power of Partnership: Selected Speeches by Christine Lagarde, 2011-2019

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2019

ISBN: 9781513509907

Keywords: Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic stabilization, Economic growth, Poverty, BOOK, IMF, advanced economy, global economy, inequality

Born in Paris in 1956, Christine Lagarde completed high school in Le Havre and attended Holton-Arms School in Bethesda, Maryland (USA). She then graduated from law school at University Paris X and obtained a...

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			: Commodity Price Volatility and Inclusive Growth in Low-Income Countries

Excerpt : Commodity Price Volatility and Inclusive Growth in Low-Income Countries »

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 September 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/CPVIEAEX.073

ISBN: CPVIEAEX

Keywords: Agricultural sector, Balance of trade, Central banking, Central banks, Civil society, Commodities, Commodity price shocks, Commodity prices, Consumption, Credit

In the years following the global financial crisis, many low-income countries experienced rapid recovery and strong economic growth. However, many are now facing enormous difficulties because of rapidly rising food...