The World Needs Less IMF, Not More

Publication Date: October 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Brett D. Schaefer; Anthony B. Kim

Research Area: Banking and finance

Keywords: International organizations; IMF; Dominique Strauss-Kahn; stabilization

Type: Brief


The IMF today is an institution without a clear role; it should be transformed into a leaner institution better suited to current circumstances.