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IMF Chief Christine Lagarde Thinks The U.S. Will Have A Female President Before France

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 02.23.2015 | Women

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde stopped by HuffPostLive on Feb. 23 to discuss women and politics with Arianna H...

WATCH LIVE: Arianna Interviews IMF Chief Christine Lagarde

HuffPost Live | Posted 02.23.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

IMF Chief Christine Lagarde joins Arianna Huffington to discuss how we can get more women in the workforce and why the female labor force is key for a...

Commencement Speakers, Academic Freedom and the Pursuit of Excellence

Dr. Diana E. Sheets | Posted 07.19.2014 | Education
Dr. Diana E. Sheets

Intellectual growth necessitates becoming exposed to differing ideas and world views -- even if they threaten our core values and beliefs. To do less is to relinquish academic freedom in favor of social conformity.

Faculty Are Not Happy Student Activists Ruined Commencement

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.16.2014 | College

A large group of faculty at Smith College are speaking out after a protest pushed International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde to c...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Contrary Congress Can't Get It Together To Help Ukraine | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- U.S. lawmakers agree on the need for swift response to Russia's annexation of Crimea, but their debate over reforms to the International...

Whether House Republicans Fold or Not, Ted Cruz Looks to Be the Great Loser

David Paul | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
David Paul

The media consensus is that the Republican Party is the loser, and that Republicans must ultimately come crawling back to the president and the Democrats, take their medicine, and forsake their goals. But Ted Cruz does not have to play it that way.

Shahien Nasiripour

IMF Sounds Alarm About Sequestration | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 06.14.2013 | Business

As much as half of U.S. economic growth this year has been slashed due to tax increases and indiscriminate federal spending cuts known as sequestratio...

IMF Chief's Dire Warning For Struggling Economies

Reuters | Posted 06.07.2013 | Business

By Koh Gui Qing BOAO, China, April 7 (Reuters) - The head of the International Monetary Fund hailed Japan's unpreceden...

Open Letter to Christine LaGarde

Kenneth Jeyaretnam | Posted 08.29.2012 | World
Kenneth Jeyaretnam

By dismissing the basic issues of transparency and accountability in countries like Singapore in favor of political expediency, you risk creating greater problems for the global economy in the future

IMF Chief, Who Doesn't Pay Taxes, Slams Greeks For Not Paying Taxes

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 05.30.2012 | Business

IMF chief Christine Lagarde wants the people of Greece to pay their taxes. The problem? She doesn't really pay taxes herself. Last Friday, The Gua...

Christine Lagarde: Don't Be Lulled Into A 'False Sense Of Security'

AP | JOE McDONALD | Posted 03.18.2012 | Business

BEIJING -- The head of the International Monetary Fund warned Sunday against complacency about global finance despite improved conditions after the la...

'I've Never Been As Scared As Now'

Peter S. Goodman | Posted 03.29.2012 | Business
Peter S. Goodman

DAVOS, Switzerland -- They came, they feasted on smoked sturgeon and black truffle risotto, drank liquor paid for by global banks, endured dozens of s...

IMF Head: World Economy In 'A Dangerous Situation'

Posted 12.25.2011 | Business

PARIS (Reuters) - The head of the International Monetary Fund said the world economy was in danger and urged Europeans to speak with one voice on ...

French Court Orders Investigation Of IMF Chief

AP | By CECILE BRISSON | Posted 10.04.2011 | World

PARIS -- A French court on Thursday ordered an investigation into new IMF chief Christine Lagarde's role in a $400 million arbitration deal in favor o...