The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) were created to stablize the global economy and to manage the diverse economies across nations through loan making and technical assistance. A part of their strategy is to reduce poverty - which has generally presented itself as labor, trade and agreements to utilize natural resources. U.S. media has speculated on the impact of both institutions.
The World Bank Group has set two goals for the world to achieve by 2030:
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 188 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world.
Created in 1945, the IMF is governed by and accountable to the 188 countries that make up its near-global membership.
Watch the videos below. Pick a country from either the IMF or the World Bank website. In your original post explain how the
Answer the following prompts (Use the videos and your textbook as a source.)
Original Posts 250 words (minimum). Respond to three other students 50 words (minimum). Original post due Thursday @ midnight. Responses (3) due Sunday @ midnight.
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