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The collapse and recovery of trade after a crisis

  • September 30, 2010


  • 01:34

A new IMF study has found that after a banking crisis, countries’ imports tend to fall substantially and stay depressed for the next five years. In this interview, the IMF’s Abdul Abiad discusses the implications for advanced economies and their trad

  • Abdul Abiad, Research Department IMF