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IMF Urges Countries to Take Growth Seriously

Posted October 10, 2014

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Reuters)

The world’s policymakers must take economic reforms more seriously, or they could see their economies stuck in a muddle of mediocre growth with high debt and unemployment, the head of the International Monetary Fund said on Thursday.

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said her advice had not changed much since six months ago – the last time the world’s finance ministers and central bankers gathered in Washington for the IMF and World Bank meetings – but more threats loomed on the horizon. Read more here.