Applying Economics to Economists: Good Governance at the International Financial Institutions

Publication Date: July 2004

Publisher: Center for Economic and Policy Research

Author(s): Mark Weisbrot; Dean Baker

Research Area: Banking and finance

Keywords: Economic policy; Worker quality; Economic accountability

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This report argues that the international financial institutions’ lending programs typically do not have well-defined and quantified goals that allow for their success or failure to be clearly evaluated.