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IMF Key Issues

Theme-based landing pages for easy reference and browsing covering four main categories: IMF reform, IMF’s Main Functions, IMF’s Country Work, and Current Issues.

September 23, 2014



2014

Fiscal Issues at the IMF: IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Fiscal Issues at the IMF. IMF on Fiscal Challenges. ...
Date: August 26, 2014

Technical Assistance: IMF Key Issues

Description: In addition to promoting economic growth and seeking to prevent crises, the IMF also provides countries with expert advice on a number of issues, including strengthening governance, building economic institutions, training staff, and designing effective economic policies. Through better governance and sound macroeconomic policies, many low-income countries experience higher growth and lower inflation. This page provides recent examples of the IMF's multifaceted technical assistance program.
Date: August 20, 2014

Topical Trust Funds: IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Topical Trust Funds. Topical Trust Funds
Aim to Expand IMF's Capacity Building. ...
Date: August 20, 2014

Regional Technical Assistance Centers: IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Regional Technical Assistance Centers. Mauritius and IMF Sign
Accord for Africa Regional Technical Assistance Center South. ...
Date: July 23, 2014

Key Issues: Contact Information

Description: ... Key Issues. Financial Crisis. Reforming Global Governance. Globalization.
Lending. Advanced Economies. Emerging Markets. Low-Income Countries ...
Date: June 13, 2014

Low-Income Countries: IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Low-Income Countries. Rising Africa's Task
Is to Share Wealth, Invest in People. ...
Date: June 11, 2014



2013

Globalization: IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Globalization. Financial Crises Yield
More Synchronized Economic Output. ...
Date: November 14, 2013

Financial Crisis: IMF Key Issues

Description: As part of its work in overseeing the health of the global economy, the IMF works to foster global financial stability and help countries develop and maintain stable, healthy financial systems. It monitors and assesses developments in financial sectors and capital markets, as well as the soundness of countries' monetary and foreign exchange systems and operations. It also supports capacity building in these areas.
Date: April 16, 2013

Lending : IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Lending. IMF Support for Greece Moves
Ahead with €3.24 Billion Disbursement. ...
Date: January 25, 2013

Emerging Markets: IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Emerging Markets. Poland Renews IMF Credit Line for $33.8 Billion. ...
Date: January 25, 2013



2012

Advanced Economies: IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Advanced Economies. Eurozone: Carrying Out
Agreed Policies Can Help Restore Confidence. ...
Date: December 28, 2012



2011

Reforming the International Financial System: IMF Key Issues

Description: ... Key Issues; Reforming the International Financial System. IMF's
Strauss-Kahn Welcomes G-20 Leaders' Seoul Action Plan. ...
Date: March 29, 2011



2008

Economic Surveillance: IMF Key Issues

Description: To maintain stability and prevent crises in the international monetary system, the IMF reviews national, regional, and global economic and financial developments. As part of ongoing efforts to sharpen its economic analysis and policy advice, the IMF is paying closer attention to the links between the real economy and developments in the financial markets. It is also highlighting interlinkages between national economies and the global economy. This page draws together recent examples of the IMF's economic analysis and policy advice.
Date: October 13, 2008