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The IMF: Change in the Air?

This year’s G20 (Group of Twenty) Summit – an annual forum where the world’s twenty largest economies discuss international economic cooperation – took place in Brisbane Australia. 720 more words


Will the eurozone be in recession by Christmas?

Over recent weeks, the Euro’s exchange rate has fallen sharply and leading economists are asking will the eurozone be in recession by Christmas?

The continuing eurozone crisis threatens the UK’s economic recovery. 37 more words


Pull coordinated policy levers to tackle "New Mediocre": IMF chief

Christine Lagarde.   Photo – Internet

IMF Chief:

Pull coordinated policy levers

to tackle “New Mediocre”

By Jiang Xufeng, Zhu Shaobin and Han Jie

All policy tools and coordinated efforts, from infrastructure development to the promotion of free trade, should be mobilized to boost demand and to address the sluggish economic growth affecting many countries, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde said in Beijing. 1,105 more words


Affairs Today's Most Influential People of 2013

Written by Ferdinand v. Götzen for Affairs Today on 19/12/2013 22 more words


Cryptography of the Cryptocracy: Of Gods and Computers

On January 15th, 2014, IMF head, Christine Lagarde, stated the following:

“Now, I’m going to test your numerology skills by asking you to think about the magic seven, okay? 331 more words


Mind the Gap

by Lee Jia Ping & Lina Esa Oberg

At our last workshop to introduce the concept of Lean In to the public, we were delighted that so many came and shared. 878 more words

Why fear makes you a better leader

Recently, we’ve seen examples of women leaders facing tremendous challenges and developing even greater leadership skills as a result—think GM CEO Mary Barra, U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, IMF head Christine Lagarde, etc. 1,012 more words