Book notes: The International Monetary Fund: Distinguishing Reality from Rhetoric, by Graham Bird and Dane Rowlands


Graham Bird and Dane Rowlands, The International Monetary Fund: Distinguishing Reality from Rhetoric, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016, 256 pages

Despite the fact that the International Monetary Fund comprises 189 member countries, over 70 years of history and holds a position as one of the world's major international financial institutions, it has not been the subject of much academic study. The lack of rigorous empirical evidence does not prevent people from having strong views about the IMF

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