|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).
|June 20, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund|
|June 14, 2013 -- Concluding Statement of the 2013 Article IV Mission to The United States of America|
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.
|June 14, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Concluding Statement of the United States IV Consultation|
|June 14, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Ease Off Spending Cuts to Boost U.S. Recovery|
The United States could spur growth by adopting a more balanced and gradual pace of fiscal consolidation, especially at a time when monetary policy has limited room to support the recovery further, the International Monetary Fund said after wrapping up its annual review of the world’s largest economy.
|June 06, 2013 -- Bank Leverage and Monetary Policy's Risk-Taking Channel : Evidence from the United States|
Author/Editor: Giovanni Dell'Ariccia | Luc Laeven | Gustavo Suarez
Series: Working Paper No. 13/143
|June 05, 2013 -- Fiscal Policy and Lending Relationships|
Author/Editor: Giovanni Melina | Stefania Villa
Series: Working Paper No. 13/141
|June 05, 2013 -- Risk Exposures and Financial Spillovers in Tranquil and Crisis Times : Bank-Level Evidence|
Author/Editor: Hélène Poirson | Jochen M. Schmittmann
Series: Working Paper No. 13/142
|May 23, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund|
|May 22, 2013 -- The Great Recession and the Inflation Puzzle|
Author/Editor: Troy Matheson | Emil Stavrev
Series: Working Paper No. 13/124
|April 20, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Jacob J. Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, Department of the Treasury, United States|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of United States. PDF File Size: 130Kb
|April 18, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference of the Managing Director|
|April 18, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by G-24 Ministers|
|April 18, 2013 -- Unconventional Monetary Policies - Recent Experiences and Prospects - Background Paper|
Subject: Monetary policy | United Kingdom | United States | Japan | European Central Bank | Central banks | Bonds | Capital markets | Spillovers | Inflation | Economic growth | Background papers
|April 17, 2013 -- Transcript of the Press Briefing on the Global Financial Stability Report|
|April 17, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Policymakers Should Address Old Financial Risks, Meet New Challenges|
The global financial system is far more stable than it was six months ago, but a number of challenges remain. The International Monetary Fund’s latest Global Financial Stability Report says that recent rallies in financial markets will not be sustained—and new risks are likely to emerge— unless policymakers address key vulnerabilities.
|April 16, 2013 -- Transcript of a WEO Conference|
|April 16, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Fiscal Monitor|
|April 16, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Policy Actions Improve Prospects for Global Economy|
The global economy is expected to continue mending gradually, says the IMF, whose latest forecast of economic growth projects 3.3 percent growth in 2013, and 4 percent in 2014. But with old dangers remaining and new risks emerging, policymakers cannot afford to relax their efforts.
|April 11, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Analytic Chapters of the Global Financial Stability Report|
|April 10, 2013 -- "The Global Policy Actions Needed to Stay Ahead of the Crisis" By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund|