International Financial Institutions: Funding U.S. Participation

Publication Date: May 2005

Publisher: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service


Research Area: Banking and finance



Since 1945, the United States has contributed $98 billion to the IMF and the multilateral development banks (MDBs) and it has subscribed an additional $96.6 billion in callable capital. The procedures the United States uses to fund its financial support for these institutions varies from organization to organization and are described in this report. The report will not be updated.