|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).
|October 10, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference of the Managing Director|
|October 09, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Global Financial Stability Report|
|October 09, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Tax Policy Can Help Countries Turn Corner on Debt|
With fiscal consolidation still topping the policy agenda in advanced economies, and increasingly so in emerging market countries, the question of whether and how tax systems can contribute to the adjustment process acquires new urgency, according to the IMF’s Fiscal Monitor.
|October 08, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing - World Economic Outlook|
|October 08, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Global Growth Patterns Shifting, Says IMF WEO|
Global growth is still in low gear and its drivers are shifting, says the IMF’s latest WEO report, which forecasts global growth to average 2.9 percent in 2013—below the 3.2 percent recorded in 2012—and to rise to 3.6 percent in 2014.
|October 07, 2013 -- IMF Survey : As Global Crisis Recedes, Path Ahead Involves Difficult Transitions, Says Lipton|
The 2013 World Bank-IMF Annual Meetings to focus on difficult transitions for the global economy—transitions that will last years, says IMF’s First Deputy Managing Director Lipton.
|October 03, 2013 -- Managing the New Transitions in the Global Economy, an Address by Christine Lagarde Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, at George Washington University, Washington DC, October 3, 2013|
|October 03, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Lagarde: New Global Transitions Need New Global Agenda|
Countries will need to adopt strong national policies and work together closely to manage new transitions under way in the global economy, IMF Chief Christine Lagarde said in a speech ahead of the 2013 World Bank-IMF Annual Meetings.
|September 30, 2013 -- Transcript of WEO Analytical Chapters Press Conference|
|September 30, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Financial Crises Yield More Synchronized Economic Output|
The global panic set in motion by the 2008-09 financial crisis generated an unprecedented output collapse around the world that temporarily had countries moving in close lockstep, according to a new study by the IMF.
|September 19, 2013 -- "The Interconnected Global Economy: Challenges and Opportunities for the United States—and the World" By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund|
|September 19, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Strong U.S. Economy, Strong Global Economy—Two Sides of Same Coin|
In a world of increasing economic interconnections, the United States’s stake in the global recovery is greater than ever, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said in a speech to business leaders at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C.
|September 13, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Mind the Gap: Narrowing Imbalances, while Maintaining Growth|
Five years on since the crisis, the G20 advanced and emerging market economies have showed some progress in reducing their major internal and external imbalances. But greater coordinated policy action is necessary for sustainable global growth, says a new analysis by IMF staff.
|September 12, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund|
|September 06, 2013 -- Shock from Graying: Is the Demographic Shift Weakening Monetary Policy Effectiveness|
Author/Editor: Patrick A. Imam
Series: Working Paper No. 13/191
|August 30, 2013 -- Unconventional Monetary Policy and Asset Price Risk|
Author/Editor: Shaun K. Roache | Marina V Rousset
Series: Working Paper No. 13/190
|August 01, 2013 -- Transcript Of A Conference Call On The Publication Of The 2013 Pilot External Sector Report And Spillover Report|
|August 01, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Roundtable with IMF Managing Director|
|August 01, 2013 -- IMF Survey : IMF Urges Concerted Policy Action to Reduce Risks to Global Growth|
If the world’s largest economies could make improvements in their policies in mutually reinforcing ways, they would lift global GDP over the longer run by as much as 3 percent, says a new analysis by the IMF.
|July 26, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with the United States|