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|United States and the IMF|
Updated February 19, 2014
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 24, 2013. Listed below are items related to the United States, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|July 08, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Recession Loosens Grip But Weak Recovery Ahead|
The global economy is beginning to pull out of a recession unprecedented in the post–World War II era and risks to the global financial system have moderated, but stabilization is uneven and the recovery is expected to be sluggish, according to the IMF’s latest forecast.
|July 01, 2009 -- Bank Competition, Risk and Asset Allocations|
Author/Editor: Boyd, John H. | De Nicoló, Gianni | Jalal, Abu M.
Series: Working Paper No. 09/143
|June 24, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Households Hit Hard by Wealth Losses|
The financial crisis has erased a considerable amount of household wealth in many advanced economies. The precipitous fall in asset prices—across equity, bond, and housing markets—has eroded the value of financial and housing assets and the net worth of households, according to IMF research.
|June 19, 2009 -- Moving Beyond the Crisis: Global Outlook and Policy Challenges, Keynote address by John Lipsky, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF, to Turkish Industrialists' and Businessmen's Association (TÜSIAD)|
|June 18, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn Welcomes U.S. Congressional Approval of IMF-Related Legislation, Including U.S. Financial Commitment of Up to US$100 Billion|
|June 18, 2009 -- IMF Survey: U.S. Congress Vote Marks Big Step For IMF Reform, Funding|
Approval by the U.S. Congress of a package of measures related to the IMF boosts international funding to combat the global economic crisis and marks a significant step forward in reforming the intergovernmental institution as it channels assistance to countries hit by the financial turmoil.
|June 15, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the U.S. Article IV Mission Review|
|June 15, 2009 -- IMF Survey: U.S. Economy Seen Stabilizing, But Risks Remain|
A strong monetary and fiscal policy response is supporting the U.S. economy, but the immediate outlook remains weak, with a solid recovery beginning in the middle of next year, the IMF said after wrapping up its annual review of the world’s largest economy.
|June 10, 2009 -- 2009 Article IV Consultation with the United States of America, Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission|
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.
|June 05, 2009 -- The Economics of Bank Restructuring: Understanding the Options|
Author/Editor: Landier, Augustin | Ueda, Kenichi
Series: Staff Position Note No. 2009/12
|June 02, 2009 -- Eastern Caribbean Currency Union: Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 09/176
|June 01, 2009 -- Canadian Residential Mortgage Markets: Boring But Effective?|
Author/Editor: Kiff, John
Series: Working Paper No. 09/130
|May 01, 2009 -- The Federal Reserve System Balance Sheet-What Happened and Why it Matters|
Author/Editor: Stella, Peter
Series: Working Paper No. 09/120
|April 25, 2009 -- IMFC Statement by Mr. Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury, Department of the Treasury of the United States|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of United States. PDF File Size: 522Kb
|April 22, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Spring 2009 Global Financial Stability Report, IMF|
|April 21, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Further Action Needed to Reinforce Signs of Market Recovery: IMF|
An unprecedented policy response to the global economic crisis is gradually beginning to restore market confidence, the IMF says. But in its semiannual Global Financial Stability Report the IMF warns that the challenges to restoring financial stability remain significant.
|April 17, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by by Olivier Blanchard, Economic Counsellor and Director of Research at the International Monetary Fund,on “From Recession to Recovery: How Soon and How Stronger” and “How Linkages Fuel the Fire: The Transmission of Financial Stress from Advanced to Emerging Economies”,with Marco Terrones and Stephan Danninger of the IMF’s Research Department|
|April 01, 2009 -- ECCU Business Cycles: Impact of the U.S.|
Author/Editor: Sun, Yan | Samuel, Wendell A.
Series: Working Paper No. 09/71
|April 01, 2009 -- Exposure to Real Estate Losses: Evidence from the US Banks|
Author/Editor: Igan, Deniz | Pinheiro, Marcelo
Series: Working Paper No. 09/79
|April 01, 2009 -- The Size of Government and U.S.-European Differences in Economic Performance|
Author/Editor: Bell, Gerwin | Tawara, Norikazu
Series: Working Paper No. 09/92