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Legislators and the IMF

Last Updated: April 3, 2012

Welcome to the IMF's website for legislators. Our outreach aims to explain IMF advice, discuss policy trade-offs, learn wider views and concerns, and ultimately contribute to greater transparency, ownership, and accountability of economic policy choices.

Legislator Events

IMF Survey: Private Sector to Drive Africa's Growth, Bring Prosperity
The private sector will drive Africa’s economic growth and bring about the prosperity the continent’s people need and deserve, Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame told a conference of African legislators. Read full for more

Parliamentary Workshop at the 2011 Annual Meetings
This one-day workshop was designed to afford Members of Parliament the opportunity to discuss first-hand with senior officials from the IMF and World Bank current issues related to the global economy, international finance, and development.

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Parliamentarians at the Fund during the 2011 Spring Meetings
Group of MPs from developing, emerging, and developed countries attend workshop at IMF during Spring Meetings 2011. Read full story. click for more

Reports from Past Legislative Events
An archive of documents and materials from past legislative events dating back to 2003.

Archive of Annual and Spring Meetings
Annual and Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group.

Latest from the IMF

IMFC Statement by Dr. Raghuram Rajan, Governor, Reserve Bank of India

April 16, 2014

India: Defining and Explaining Inclusive Growth and Poverty Reduction

April 16, 2014
Working Paper No. 14/63click for more

Cross-Country Experience in Reducing Net Foreign Liabilities: Lessons for New Zealand

April 16, 2014
Working Paper No. 14/62click for more

IMF Survey : IMF Promotes Debate on Economic Change in the Middle East

April 16, 2014

Exchange Rate Flexibility and Credit during Capital Inflow Reversals: Purgatory…not Paradise

April 16, 2014
Working Paper No. 14/61click for more

IMFC Statement by Michel Sapin, Minister for Finance and Public Accounts, France

April 15, 2014

Transcript of an IMF Press Conference on Europe

April 15, 2014

IMF Video: That's a Wrap! Spring Meetings Highlights

April 14, 2014

To Build Resilience in Growth, Focus Must Turn to Structural Reforms

April 14, 2014
IMF Surveyclick for more

Statement on Ukraine

April 14, 2014

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