Successes of the International Monetary Fund

Untold Stories of Cooperation at Work

  • Eduard Brau
  • Ian McDonald

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Eduard Brau, Ian McDonald
      Pages 1-14
  3. IMF Financial Help to Economies in Crisis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Hubert Neiss, Wanda Tseng, James Gordon
      Pages 19-42
    3. Timothy Lane, Rolando Ossowski, Massimo Russo, Leszek Balcerowicz
      Pages 43-63
    4. Hugh Bredenkamp, Mats Josefsson, Carl-Johan Lindgren, Süreyya Serdengeçti
      Pages 64-84
    5. Robert Sharer, Gray S. Mgonja
      Pages 85-105
    6. Lorenzo L. Pérez, Philip R. Gerson, Arminio Fraga
      Pages 106-124
    7. Steven Seelig, Gilbert Terrier, Carlos Steneri
      Pages 125-146
  4. Preventing Financial Crises and Promoting Monetary Cooperation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Thomas Dawson II, Charles Enoch, Martin Parkinson
      Pages 149-169
    3. Tomás J. Baliño, José Viñals
      Pages 170-190
    4. Graham Hacche, Martin Parkinson
      Pages 191-217
    5. Eduard Brau, Ian McDonald
      Pages 218-227
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 228-246

About this book


This book provides a definitive account of the recent history of the International Monetary Fund, and the successes it has enjoyed since it was founded. With fascinating contributions by current and former IMF staff members, this book offers a unique insight into the workings of the organization and explores how it has benefited many.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Eduard Brau
    • 1
  • Ian McDonald
    • 2
  1. 1.IMF’s Finance DepartmentMongolia
  2. 2.IMF’s External Relations DepartmentMongolia

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