Posts Tagged: IMF
What might seem like a victory for women may instead be a defeat for developing countries.
There is a sense that Italians are holding their breath.
The French ruling class suffers from no shortage of a sense of entitlement.
European governments are maneuvering to place French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde at the helm of the IMF. The price: serious IMF reform.
"European countries are vastly over-represented on the Board, and the IMF's archaic voting system discriminates against large developing economies," said Oxfam spokesperson Sarah Wynn-Williams.
The IMF has been violating women since 1945.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn's behavior parallels that of the International Monetary Fund itself.
The personal acts of Dominique Strauss-Kahn mirror the policy impacts of the institution he heads up.
They're scheduled for Feb. 25 and Irish eyes are not smiling.
Once again, the U.S. seems to prefer the devil it knows in President Ben Ali.