TITLE

Lending Programs Allow for Negotiations and Are Consistent with Economic Literature

AUTHOR(S)
Melito, Thomas
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;11/12/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study, which examines the process for designing an International Monetary Fund (IMF)-supported lending program, conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). An overview of the IMF-supported lending programs in Liberia, Zambia, Hungary and Iceland is also presented. The extent to which the findings of empirical economic studies are consistent with the IMF's macroeconomic policies are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
45342081

 

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