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Historical dictionary of the International Monetary Fund

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Scarecrow Press , Lanham, Md
International finance, Dictionaries, International Monetary Fund, Hi
StatementSarah Tenney, Norman K. Humphreys
SeriesHistorical dictionaries of international organizations series
ContributionsHumphreys, Norman K., 1924-, Humphreys, Norman K., 1924-
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LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.I58 H86 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL25075172M
ISBN 139780810867901, 9780810875319
LC Control Number2010049348

The third edition of the Historical Dictionary of the International Monetary Fund provides a comprehensive overview of the fund, including a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, a bibliography, and over cross-referenced dictionary entries on the organizations, significant leaders, founders, and members.

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The International Monetary Fund Governance, Organization and Purposes Governance The IMF is controlled by its member-countries, each of whom appoints a representative to the IMF's Board of Governors.

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[1] It originally had 45 members. The IMF's stated goal was to stabilize exchange rates and assist the reconstruction of the world’s international payment Headquarters: Washington, D.C.

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