IMF warns of ‘disorderly’ house price corrections in Europe amid high rates

A pedestrian inspects advertisements for residential properties for sale in Stockholm, Sweden. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images STOCKHOLM, Sweden — The International Monetary Fund warned Friday of “disorderly” house price corrections in Europe, at a time when the region is struggling to bring down inflation. In its latest regional economic outlook for Europe, the […]

IMF New Currency on ECM April 10th

COMMENT #1: On April 10th the IMF released UNICOIN, est Voila! Zee beginning of zee end? Lawrence COMMENT #2: Marty, the ECM target was way too much. The Pentagon Papers was one thing, but precisely April 10th is when the IMF announced its new currency to dominate the world. Your ECM is just incredible. Why […]

IMF says U.S-China tensions could cost the world about 2% of its output

WASHINGTON D.C., UNITED STATES – DECEMBER 26: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) building is seen in Washington D.C., United States on December 26, 2022. (Photo by Celal Gunes/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The International Monetary Fund said in a Wednesday report that global tensions could disrupt overseas […]

The IMF faces a nightmarish identity crisis

During the landmark three-week conference at Bretton Woods in 1944, one delegate contrasted the “extraordinarily beautiful” venue—the Mount Washington hotel—with the “glorious confusion” of negotiations. Yet the bedlam gave birth to the world’s most important international economic institution: the International Monetary Fund (imf), which was founded to ensure global macroeconomic stability. In the nearly 80 […]

IMF hikes global growth forecast as inflation cools

The IMF has revised its global economic outlook upwards. Norberto Duarte | Afp | Getty Images The International Monetary Fund on Monday revised upward its global growth projections for the year, but warned that higher interest rates and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine would likely still weigh on activity. In its latest economic update, the IMF […]