Money Matters: An IMF Exhibit -- The Importance of Global Cooperation

Reinventing the System (1972-1981)



Conflict &
(1871 - 1944)

Destruction &
(1945 - 1958)
The System
In Crisis

(1959 - 1971)
the System
(1972 - 1981)
Debt &

(1981 - 1989)
Globalization and Integration
(1989 - 1999)

Monetary Revolution




International Monetary Situation

Courtesy of Express Newspapers



OPEC Takes Center Stage

Dennis Renault, The Sacramento Bee



OPEC's Point of View

Cartoonists and Writers Syndicate: Amadeo Mirko, Candido, (Italy) ca. 1970s



Petrodollar Problem

Cartoonists and Writers Syndicate: (Culicut), O Globo, Brazil, ca. 1970s



Is there such a thing as TOO MUCH money?

Cartoonists and Writers Syndicate: Paul Murphy and Frances Joseph. The Arab Invasion. 1978



Recycling Petrodollars

Jared Schneidman Illustrations




© Corbis/UPI



Rush from the Dollar

Courtesy of The Dayton Journal Herald, Bob Englehart, 1977



War on Inflation

Cartoonists and Writers Syndicate: Behrendt (Netherlands), Ca. 1974



The World Traveler:

Valtman/Hartman Times, CT/Rothco




Would Floating Rates
Sink the System?
OPEC Takes Center Stage Petrodollar Problem
Recycling Petrodollars Stagflation Rush from the Dollar War on Inflation