IMF and Argentina Put Credibility on the Line

Last week, the International Monetary Fund’s executive board convened “an informal meeting” in anticipation of what Managing Director Christine Lagarde called “the Argentine authorities’ intention to request an exceptional Stand-By Arrangement.” The May 18 gathering to discuss significant financial assistance…
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A man wearing a mask with the face of Argentina’s Minister of the Treasury Nicolas Dujovne (C) demonstrates against the rise of public services fares and the government’s negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), in Buenos Aires A person…