Money Matters: An IMF Exhibit -- The Importance of Global Cooperation

System in Crisis (1959-1971)

Credits

 

Conflict &
Cooperation
(1871 - 1944)

Destruction &
Reconstruction

(1945 - 1958)
The System
In Crisis
(1959 - 1971)
Reinventing
the System

(1972 - 1981)
Debt &
Transition

(1981 - 1989)
Globalization and Integration
(1989 - 1999)
 
 
 

A Growing Economy Needs Growing Liquidity

(picture)© Corbis/Charles E Roth. (graph)Jared Schneidman Illustrations

 

 

Uhuru (Freedom)

© Corbis/UPI

 

 

The Foreign Exchange Famine

© National Geographic Society

 

 

The Dollar Glut

Courtesy of the Jack Knox Family

 

 

Triffin's Dilemma

(Uncle Sam with pump) IMF (Massoud). (Dollar Bill) Courtesy of the Jack Knox Family. (Triffin) © Corbis/UPI

 

 

The Incredible Shrinking Gold

Jared Schneidman Illustrations

 

 

Flight from the Dollar

Courtesy of London Evening Standard, Vicky [Victor Weisz], July 7, 1947

 

 

Bretton Woods System Collapses

© Corbis/UPI

 

 

 

A Growing Economy Needs
Growing Liquidity

Decolonization
and Development

The Foreign Exchange Famine
     
The Dollar Glut The Incredible Shrinking Gold Supply Searching
for Solutions
Bretton Woods
System Collapses
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