TITLE

Are the IMF and the World Bank on the right track?

AUTHOR(S)
Orr, Bill
PUB. DATE
March 1990
SOURCE
ABA Banking Journal;Mar1990, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the status of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank during the debt crisis in the developing countries. Changes in the international financial system; Role of IMF in the debt crisis; Proposals of goals for the debt crisis.
ACCESSION #
6333384

 

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