Hanke, Steve H.
June 2006
Forbes Asia;6/5/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 10, p41
The article recounts the success and challenges experienced by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The loan portfolio and operating income of IMF has declined in 2000. The IMF was able to reinvent itself during the oil crises of the 1970s. IMF lending has increased from 1970 to 1975. The balance sheet of IMF was expanded by currency crises in several countries including Mexico and Russia.


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