Posts Tagged: International Monetary Fund
Why is the Obama administration pressing Europeans to increase military spending? And what should it matter to Washington if Britain remains in the EU?
What might seem like a victory for women may instead be a defeat for developing countries.
The French ruling class suffers from no shortage of a sense of entitlement.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn's behavior parallels that of the International Monetary Fund itself.
President Obama's latest initiative for Africa, Feed the Future, is likely to end up feeding the corporations eager to make a profit off of African farmers.
The IMF gives with one hand and takes with another.
A state of civil war exists in Thailand, reports columnist Walden Bello, and it has much to do with class.
Research shows the G-20 needs to shift priorities.
Accounts that herald the IMF's "revival" are premature and superficial.
World powers can't rely more on the International Monetary Fund to buffer the impact of the economic crisis on poor nations unless they fix many of the Fund's flaws first.