|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).
|March 05, 2013 -- External Linkages and Policy Constraints in Saudi Arabia|
Author/Editor: Niklas J Westelius
Series: Working Paper No. 13/59
|February 28, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund|
|February 22, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Demand for Tech-savvy Workers Fuels Inequality|
Over the past several decades, advanced economies have seen a striking rise in inequality. In the United States, the top 0.1 percent of households receive more than 10 percent of national income—more than double the figure of 30 years ago.
|February 14, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Canada: Growth Set to Strengthen in Second Half of 2013|
After slowing down in 2012, the Canadian economy is expected to gain new momentum in 2013, the IMF said in its annual review of the country’s economy.
|January 23, 2013 -- "A New Global Economy for a New Generation" By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund|
|January 23, 2013 -- Transcript of World Economic Outlook Update|
|January 23, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Modest Growth Pickup in 2013, Projects IMF|
Global growth will strengthen gradually in 2013, says the IMF in an update to its World Economic Outlook, as the constraints on economic activity start to ease this year. But the recovery is slow, and the report stresses that policies must address downside risks to bolster growth.
|January 17, 2013 -- Transcript of Managing Director's New Year Press Briefing|
|January 14, 2013 -- Okun's Law : Fit at 50?|
Author/Editor: Laurence M. Ball | Daniel Leigh | Prakash Loungani
Series: Working Paper No. 13/10
|January 02, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Spokesman Comments on U.S. “Fiscal Cliff” Measures|
|December 28, 2012 -- "Failure would be disastrous" - The IMF's Capital Market Director on the dramatic U.S. budget negotiations|
|December 27, 2012 -- The Interaction of Monetary and Macroprudential Policies - Background Paper|
Subject: Monetary policy | Brazil | Turkey | Korea, Republic of | United States | Macroprudential policy | Price stabilization | Inflation targeting | Financial stability | Financial systems | Background papers
|December 20, 2012 -- Global Bonding : Do U.S. Bond and Equity Spillovers Dominate Global Financial Markets?|
Author/Editor: Tamim Bayoumi | Trung Bui
Series: Working Paper No. 12/298
|December 13, 2012 -- "Fiscal Federations: Lessons for the Design of a European Fiscal Union" By Carlo Cottarelli|
|December 12, 2012 -- Transcript of a Video Teleconference on the IMF's Preliminary Conclusions of the 2012 Article IV Consultation with the Hong Kong SAR|
|November 21, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Growth Is Key to Job Creation, IMF Conference Finds|
How economic policy can reverse the sharp and persistent rise of unemployment since the start of the Great Recession was the focus of an IMF economic research conference. Participants discussed critical labor market problems to figure out the best way to create jobs and reduce inequality.
|November 20, 2012 -- "Asia’s Economic Integration: A Driver of Global Growth in the 21st Century" by Naoyuki Shinohara, Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund|
|November 16, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Bill Murray, Deputy Spokesman, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund|
|November 14, 2012 -- "Asia and the Promise of Economic Cooperation" By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund|
|November 13, 2012 -- Enabling Economic Transformation in the Middle East and North Africa by David Lipton, IMF First Deputy Managing Director|