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Nanjing and the New International Monetary System

Dominique Strauss-Kahn | Posted 05.31.2011 | Business
Dominique Strauss-Kahn

The current international monetary system has certainly delivered a lot. But it also has flaws that need to be fixed, especially if the next phase of globalization is to succeed in bringing a strong and broad-based rise in living standards.

A Stronger Financial Architecture for Tomorrow's World

Dominique Strauss-Kahn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dominique Strauss-Kahn

Reform of the international monetary system is wide-ranging and complex. Global debate is only just starting. But we must all recognize that this is not something academic or abstract. We need concrete ideas.

2011: A Pivotal Year for Global Cooperation

John Lipsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
John Lipsky

2011 represents a pivotal year for the global economic recovery and for international policy cooperation -- as well as for the role of the Fund in addressing these two principal challenges.

Listening to and Learning From Asia

Dominique Strauss-Kahn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dominique Strauss-Kahn

There was consensus in Daejeon this week that Asia has emerged from the crisis as an economic powerhouse. While initially hit hard, Asia has been able to bounce back quickly and return to a strong growth path.

Turning Up the Volume--Asia's Voice and Leadership in Global Policymaking

Naoyuki Shinohara | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Naoyuki Shinohara

As my IMF colleagues and I gather here in Daejeon, South Korea with many luminaries from the region, we have an important opportunity to reinvent how the IMF and Asia collaborate in facing global economic challenges.