TITLE

The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund

AUTHOR(S)
Bugyiova, Adriana
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
LawNow;May/Jun2012, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank which are two major international financial institutions which aimed at regulating the international monetary and financial order after the end of World War II. It mentions that the World Bank (WB) provides technical assistance and loans to developing countries in an attempt to reduce poverty. Meanwhile, the IMF has disposal resources which come from the membership fees of the 187 member countries.
ACCESSION #
75118430

 

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