Finance & Development

About Finance & Development

Finance & Development is a quarterly magazine of the IMF, publishing analysis of issues related to the international financial system, monetary policy, economic development, poverty reduction, and other world economic issues. The print and web editions are published quarterly in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish by the International Monetary Fund, 700 19th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20431, U.S.A.

Opinions expressed in articles and other materials are those of the authors; they do not necessarily reflect IMF policy.

Finance & Development
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Jeffrey Hayden, Editor-in-Chief
Marina Primorac, Managing Editor
Gita Bhatt, Senior Editor
Jacqueline Deslauriers, Senior Editor
Hyun-Sung Khang, Senior Editor
Natalie Ramirez-Djumena, Senior Editor
James Rowe, Senior Editor
Simon Willson, Senior Editor
Rani Vedurumudi, Senior Editor
Maureen Burke, Assistant Editor
Bruce Edwards, Assistant Editor
Lijun Li, Print/Web Production Specialist
Sara Haddad, Social Media Manager
Niccole Braynen-Kimani, Senior Editorial Assistant
Meredith Denbow, Editorial Assistant
Luisa Menjivar, Creative Director
Michelle Martin, Graphic Artist
Bernardin Akitoby
Bas Bakker
Helge Berger
Adrienne Cheasty
Luis Cubeddu
Alfredo Cuevas
Domenico Fanizza
James Gordon
Thomas Helbling
  Laura Kodres
Gian Maria Milesi-Ferretti
Inci Ítker-Robe
Laura Papi
Uma Ramakrishnan
Abdelhak Senhadji
Janet Stotsky
Alison Stuart
Natalia Tamirisa

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Arabic edition ISSN 0250-7455
English edition ISSN 0015-1947
French edition ISSN 0430-473X
Spanish edition ISSN 0250-7447
Russian edition ISSN 1020-8151
Chinese edition ISSN 0256-2561

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