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|United States and the IMF|
Updated January 27, 2015
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 24, 2013. Listed below are items related to the United States, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|September 21, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Close Ties Led to Crisis in World’s Five Major Economies|
Integrated financial and banking systems and close trade ties were major factors in spreading the worst financial crisis in 60 years, a new IMF study finds.
|September 01, 2009 -- Frugality: Are We Fretting Too Much? Household Saving and Assets in the United States|
Author/Editor: Abdih, Yasser | Tanner, Evan
Series: Working Paper No. 09/197
|September 01, 2009 -- Constructing Forecast Confidence Bands During the Financial Crisis|
Author/Editor: Chen, Huigang | Clinton, Kevin | Johnson, Marianne | Kamenik, Ondra | Laxton, Douglas
Series: Working Paper No. 09/214
|August 18, 2009 -- IMF Survey: U.S. Proposal to Extend Financial Regulation Breaks New Ground|
The proposal by the United States to bring under stronger supervision large, systemically important firms, such as insurance companies and other financial institutions that are not banks, breaks new ground, the IMF said.
|August 14, 2009 -- Cross-Cutting Themes in Major Article IV Consultations|
Subject: Article IV consultations | United States | Europe | Japan | Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009 | Financial crisis | Spillovers | Banking systems | Credit risk | Monetary policy | Fiscal policy | Risk management | Background papers | Staff studies in progress
|August 01, 2009 -- Spillovers of the U.S. Subprime Financial Turmoil to Mainland China and Hong Kong SAR: Evidence from Stock Markets|
Author/Editor: Sun, Tao | Zhang, Xiaojing
Series: Working Paper No. 09/166
|July 31, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2009 Article IV Consultation with the United States|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
|July 31, 2009 -- Transcript of a Conference Call with IMF Senior staffs on the Launch of The State of Public Finances: A Cross-Country Fiscal Monitor|
|July 31, 2009 -- Transcript of a conference call on the U.S. Article IV Consultation|
|July 31, 2009 -- United States: 2009 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion|
Series: Country Report No. 09/228
|July 31, 2009 -- United States: Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 09/229
|July 08, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Recession Loosens Grip But Weak Recovery Ahead|
The global economy is beginning to pull out of a recession unprecedented in the post–World War II era and risks to the global financial system have moderated, but stabilization is uneven and the recovery is expected to be sluggish, according to the IMF’s latest forecast.
|July 01, 2009 -- Bank Competition, Risk and Asset Allocations|
Author/Editor: Boyd, John H. | De Nicoló, Gianni | Jalal, Abu M.
Series: Working Paper No. 09/143
|June 24, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Households Hit Hard by Wealth Losses|
The financial crisis has erased a considerable amount of household wealth in many advanced economies. The precipitous fall in asset prices—across equity, bond, and housing markets—has eroded the value of financial and housing assets and the net worth of households, according to IMF research.
|June 19, 2009 -- Moving Beyond the Crisis: Global Outlook and Policy Challenges, Keynote address by John Lipsky, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF, to Turkish Industrialists' and Businessmen's Association (TÜSIAD)|
|June 18, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn Welcomes U.S. Congressional Approval of IMF-Related Legislation, Including U.S. Financial Commitment of Up to US$100 Billion|
|June 18, 2009 -- IMF Survey: U.S. Congress Vote Marks Big Step For IMF Reform, Funding|
Approval by the U.S. Congress of a package of measures related to the IMF boosts international funding to combat the global economic crisis and marks a significant step forward in reforming the intergovernmental institution as it channels assistance to countries hit by the financial turmoil.
|June 15, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the U.S. Article IV Mission Review|
|June 15, 2009 -- IMF Survey: U.S. Economy Seen Stabilizing, But Risks Remain|
A strong monetary and fiscal policy response is supporting the U.S. economy, but the immediate outlook remains weak, with a solid recovery beginning in the middle of next year, the IMF said after wrapping up its annual review of the world’s largest economy.
|June 10, 2009 -- 2009 Article IV Consultation with the United States of America, Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission|
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.