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October 9, 2013

International Organizations
IMF Director Christine Lagarde The International Monetary Fund

The International Monetary Fund, both criticized and lauded for its efforts to promote financial stability, finds itself again in the forefront of global economic crisis management.

May 7, 2007

International Organizations
Reform of the International Monetary Fund

Overview The International Monetary Fund’s purpose and scope of work have changed dramatically since its founding after World War II. Whereas at first the Fund aimed to maintain monetary and ex…

December 1, 2017

Monetary Policy
Global Monetary Policy Tracker

CFR’s Global Monetary Policy Tracker compiles data from 54 countries around the world to highlight significant global trends in monetary policy. Who is tightening policy? Who is loosening policy? And…

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November 14, 2017

Nigeria
Nigeria

John Campbell and Matthew Page provide an overview of the politics, history, and culture of Nigeria, including the threat of Boko Haram and religious conflicts.

September 15, 2017

Monetary Policy
How We Know Eurozone Monetary Policy Is Working Again How We Know Eurozone Monetary Policy Is Working Again

  In 2013, I showed that the ECB’s monetary transmission mechanism had broken down in the crisis-hit periphery countries. ECB rate cuts were not being passed on to rate cuts on new loans to bu…

November 2, 2007

Monetary Policy
Regional-Monetary-Integration.jpg Regional Monetary Integration

Teaching Notes on Regional Monetary Integration by CFR Senior Fellow Peter B. Kenen and co-author Ellen E. Meade.

December 6, 2017

Sub-Saharan Africa
Internally-Displaced-Persons-IDP-Congo-Africa New Report on Africa's Internally Displaced Persons

The new report, released by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) and the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), concludes that in the first six months of 2017, an additional 2.7 million people have been internally displaced in Africa.

May 19, 2010

Global Governance
Global Economic Governance: Progress and Prospects in the G20, International Monetary Fund, and World Bank

A panel of experts discuss how various international institutions such as the G20, IMF, and World Bank are playing a role in today's system of global economic governance.