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Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Jockeying Begins for IMF Job

“Testing their new clout in the world economy, developing nations began pressing Tuesday to strip Europe of its traditional hold on the top job at the International Monetary Fund, as pressure mounted on embattled managing director Dominique Strauss-Kahn to resign.” (Washington Post)

Abolishing the IMF would do most of the world a big favor.

FEE Timely Classic
“The IMF’s Dubious Purpose” by Ian Vásquez