on the United States:
July 6, 2015
July 22, 2014
July 24, 2013
July 30, 2012
July 21, 2011
Article IV Staff Reports
Financial Sector Assessment Program
Projected % Change
Source: World Economic Outlook (April 2016)
Please refer to more recent Press Release/Staff reports on this country for possible revisions.
United States: Financial Position in the Fund
You may contact us about United States and the IMF at Contact Us
Free Email Notification
Receive emails when we post new
items of interest to you.
Modify your profile
|United States and the IMF|
Updated May 26, 2016
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 06, 2015. Listed below are items related to the United States, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|June 01, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Country's Wealth Depends on Citizens' Share of National Pie|
Why are some countries rich and others poor? James Robinson, coauthor of the newly published “Why Nations Fail”, argues that the wealth of a country is most closely tied to how far the average person is able to share in its overall economic growth.
|May 30, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Examining the Crisis Five Years On|
Five years after the first rumblings in the U.S. mortgage market presaged the greatest global financial crisis since the 1930s, the global economy remains in distress, with uncertainty still looming large, according to the new issue of the IMF’s quarterly magazine Finance & Development.
|May 25, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Global Economy Learns to Absorb Oil Price Hikes|
Despite a fourfold increase in oil prices over the past decade, the world has absorbed the price hikes with relatively little disruption due to fundamental changes in the workings of the global economy, and better policies to cope with the rise.
|May 24, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Is Labor Compensation Still Falling in Advanced Economies?|
A new IMF study finds that the share of national income received by labor has evolved quite differently across advanced economies since the start of the Great Recession, with the greatest losses observed in the United States, Greece, and Spain.
|May 01, 2012 -- Monetary Policy Transmission in the GCC Countries|
Author/Editor: Ananthakrishnan Prasad | Raphael A. Espinoza
Series: Working Paper No. 12/132
|April 25, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Latin America Needs to Rebuild Resilience and Flexibility|
Economic growth in Latin America and the Caribbean is expected to moderate in 2012, but will remain solid, the IMF says. In an assessment of the region, it said that despite downside risks, external financing and trade conditions are expected to remain favorable.
|April 21, 2012 -- Transcript of the IMFC Press Briefing, April 21, 2012|
|April 21, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury, United States|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of United States. PDF File Size: 278Kb
|April 19, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton|
|April 19, 2012 -- Building a More Resilient Financial Sector : Reforms in the Wake of the Global Crisis|
Author/Editor: Aditya Narain | Inci Ötker | Ceyla Pazarbasioglu
|April 18, 2012 -- Transcript of the Press Briefing on the Global Financial Stability Report|
|April 17, 2012 -- Transcript of the World Economic Outlook Press Conference|
|April 17, 2012 -- Transcript of the Fiscal Monitor Press Conference|
|April 17, 2012 -- World Economic Outlook, April 2012|
Series: World Economic Outlook
|April 10, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Household Debt Holds Back Recoveries but Restructuring Can Help|
The more households accumulate debt—mortgages, personal loans, and credit card debt—during a boom, the deeper the subsequent slump in the economy and the weaker the recovery, according to new IMF research published in the April 2012 World Economic Outlook.
|April 03, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Emphasizes U.S. Role in Global Economy|
|April 03, 2012 -- Cooperation and Connectedness-an Address to the Associated Press By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund|
|April 01, 2012 -- Asymmetric Effects of the Financial Crisis : Collateral-Based Investment-Cash Flow Sensitivity Analysis|
Author/Editor: Vadim Khramov
Series: Working Paper No. 12/97
|March 29, 2012 -- "Global and Regional Economic Outlook and Challenges for Central Banks after the Global Financial Crisis", Presentation at the 8th ASEAN Central Bank Governors’ Meeting by Naoyuki Shinohara, IMF Deputy Managing Director, March 29, 2012|
|March 28, 2012 -- Accounting Devices and Fiscal Illusions|
Author/Editor: Timothy Irwin
Series: Staff Discussion Notes No. 12/2