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  1. bajisima

    IMF: Outlook upgraded for US and global economies

    Upgraded their outlooks for this year and next, but see economic trouble around 2020 and after. The International Monetary Fund has upgraded its economic outlook for the United States in 2018 and foresees a strong year for the global economy as well. The IMF predicted Tuesday that the U.S...
  2. Madeline

    IMF To US: Raise The Minimum Wage

    The full text of Lagarde's speech is found here: 2016 Article IV Consultation with the United States of America: Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission The number one suggested means to reduce poverty was to increase the minimum wage. That surprises me, as I would have thought that was...
  3. bajisima

    IMF concerned over financial stability

    "The risks to global financial stability have increased according to the International Monetary Fund. "The IMF says in a new report that the deterioration in developed countries is partly due to setbacks to economic growth. In emerging economies, declines in commodity prices have affected...
  4. Vladimir Putin

    Wikileaks Reveals IMF Plan To "Cause A Credit Event In Greece And Destabilize Europe"

    This morning we got another confirmation of how supernational organizations "plan" European crises in advance to further their goals, when Wikileaks published the transcript of a teleconference that took place on March 19, 2016 between the top two IMF officials in charge of managing the Greek...
  5. Quorthon

    Russia ratifies $100bn Brics reserve fund rivalling IMF

    Russia ratifies $100bn Brics reserve fund rivalling IMF It has been ratified. First of all, it would be made to stabilize economies of the BRICS countries. It appears that BRICS won’t be trading in the US dollars, so it can be very detrimental for the value of the US dollar as the world currency.
  6. L

    IMF admits: we failed to realise the damage austerity would do to Greece

    The International Monetary Fund admitted it had failed to realise the damage austerity would do to Greece as the Washington-based organisation catalogued mistakes made during the bailout of the stricken eurozone country. In an assessment of the rescue conducted jointly with the European...
  7. bajisima

    IMF asks US Federal Reserve to not raise interest rates

    In an unusual move, the International Monetary Fund urged the US central bank to delay any rise in interest rates until 2016. "IMF managing director Christine Lagarde said the Federal Reserve should wait to see "more tangible signs of wage or price inflation". The IMF believes that "pockets...
  8. bajisima

    IMF suggests the US should adopt an additional $1.33 a gallon gas tax

    In a recent paper the IMF has suggested that the US should have a tax equal to about $1.33 a gallon additional on gasoline to pay for environmental efforts. Thats quite excessive and could bring a lot of hurt to the economy here. Why not China? IMF paper suggests U.S. should adopt...
  9. Cicero

    Even the IMF Agrees with Europe's Anti-Austerity Protests

    Even the IMF Agrees with Europe's Anti-Austerity Protests Andy Robinson November 20, 2012 Madrid   In a spectacular display of widening popular discontent, strikes and anti-austerity protests broke out across the eurozone on November 14—the first time there has been broad...
  10. nonsqtr

    chief economist at IMF: the banks own the United States government

    The Quiet Coup - Simon Johnson - The Atlantic Finally. Bunches and bunches of bankers and former bankers are coming out and saying the same thing. They're telling us what many of us have known for a very long time. And been thoroughly ridiculed for bringing to the public's attention. The...
  11. michaelr

    Drive for IMF Funds Caught in Global Power Shift

    Drive for IMF Funds Caught in Global Power Shift Greater voting power within the EU only makes the member states more subject than sovereign. This is the Utopian wonderland of the Globalist. Read that well, because the globalist want this for everyone. A little reassurance from this liar...
  12. michaelr

    Financial Panic Sweeps Europe As The Head Of The IMF Warns Of A “1930s Depression”

    Financial Panic Sweeps Europe As The Head Of The IMF Warns Of A “1930s Depression” I was watching the markets yesterday, it was odd. F&F along with JP Morgan are facing charges due to the securities fraud. I personally think this is a way to turn these things off, just lose 100% confidence in...
  13. Blueneck

    IMF Resources May Not Suffice If Crisis Worsens

    *sigh* So if tripling the amount of money they had didn't work, maybe giving them more isn't such a great idea. No more bailouts! IMF Resources May Not Suffice If Crisis Worsens - Bloomberg
  14. M

    IMF Sees No New Recession.....

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  15. michaelr

    White House recruits IMF communications chief

    White House recruits IMF communications chief Makes sense, hell we are on our way to IMF receivership.
  16. M

    I.M.F. Cuts U.S. Growth Forecast, WARNS of CRISIS.....

    IMF cuts U.S. growth forecast, warns of crisis - Yahoo! News 1 hr 3 mins ago SAO PAULO (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund cut its forecast for U.S. economic growth on Friday and warned Washington and debt-ridden European countries that they are "playing with fire" unless they take...
  17. michaelr

    "Anonymous" Hackers Target IMF Over Greece "Bailout"

    "Anonymous" Hackers Target IMF Over Greece "Bailout" Good, hit'em and hit'em hard!
  18. michaelr

    At IMF, strict ethics code doesn't apply to top officials

    At IMF, strict ethics code doesn't apply to top officials Just think of it like this: Does the dog make rules for its master? Thats what you have.
  19. M

    Israel's Fischer Interested in IMF Job.....

    Israel's Fischer interested in IMF job - Yahoo! News-- By JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press Josef Federman, Associated Press – Sun May 29, 4:24 pm ET JERUSALEM – Israel's central bank chief, Stanley Fischer, is interested in the top job at the International Monetary Fund and has received a...
  20. michaelr

    The IMF versus the Arab spring

    The IMF versus the Arab spring The entire "uprisings" were started by the west for IMF. To that end there should be no question. The IMF is a consortium of banks, mostly western central banks and those banks that are to big to prosecute. Sure they have a power structure and a shinny office...