Cautious policies still necessary: Strauss-Kahn


Delivering the 2009 Bundesbank Lecture in Berlin on 4 September, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, said continued action was necessary even as the global economy appears to be emerging from "the worst financial and economic crisis in the post-war period".

Recovery will be slow and high unemployment remains a risk, he said, and its economic costs "will persist even as financial markets and output stabilises".

Policymakers should err on the side of ca

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: