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Trump’s right on the money: IMF finds the US dollar is overvalued, the Euro is undervalued for Germany
"Whilst Trump has never been the biggest fan of the IMF, he may very well be now!"
Ex-Singapore finance chief Tharman Shanmugaratnam shortlisted for IMF top job, but will Europeans hand over the title?
Tharman's nationality – not qualifications – is seen as likely to be the main hindrance to landing the IMF job.
The Financial Times reported that he has told allies he would be well suited to take over the Washington-based role after Christine Lagarde's departure.
Who is Christine Lagarde? The woman who rolled her eyes at Ivanka Trump is now set to take Europe’s most important monetary position
She will have big shoes to fill, as Mario Draghi's "whatever it takes" policy remains a watershed for central banking and eurozone policy.
Christine Lagarde, managing director of the IMF, was just nominated for the top job at the European Central Bank
"I am honored to have been nominated for the Presidency of the European Central Bank," Lagarde said in a statement.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s favorite economic theory derided by IMF chief Christine Lagarde as no ‘panacea’
Christine Lagarde has poured cold water on the viability of an esoteric economic theory popularized by US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
The buildup of risky debt in credit markets has caught the attention of major financial institutions. Now the IMF has added to the clamor.
In a report released ahead of the IMF's annual conference, this year held on the Indonesian island of Bali, the fund said that "the pace of fiscal consolidation can be eased if risks materialise and growth slows sharply."
The Trump administration is denying diplomatic visas to the same-sex partners of UN, World Bank, and IMF officials unless they get married — eve...
The State Department has quietly implemented a new rule barring same-sex partners of international organization workers to enter the country on certain diplomatic visas, unless the couple gets legally married. G-4 visas are used by foreign nationals who work at major international organizations.
The International Monetary Fund this week announced plans to expand Argentina's bailout package reached in June, which was already the largest in its history. But some economists are skeptical it will be able to stem a crisis that has roiled Latin America's third-largest economy.