Posts Tagged: IMF
Without bothering to learn from the mistakes that until recently had it desperately seeking a new mission, the IMF again is turning into the world's financial firefighter.
The November 15 economic summit isn't the best way to address many of the underlying issues that contributed to the global economic crisis in developing countries.
According to Mark Engler, the future of globalization is in question. Will the fight between "imperial globalization" and "corporate globalization" lead to the rise of democratic globalization"?
The economics behind the food crisis.
Economic policy is to blame for hunger in Africa.
The World Bank and the IMF are the real culprits behind the current food crisis, argues columnist Walden Bello.
Noam Chomsky looks at the increasing power and coordination of the countries of the Global South.
As Latin America's leftward political shift grows deeper roots, U.S. influence over the region is declining.
Ten years after the Asian financial crisis, the Pacific economies have yet to really recover. Meanwhile, as columnist Walden Bello argues, finance capital resists any form of global regulation, making more financial crises likely.
The selection of another Europe to head the IMF will only further marginalize the institution.