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Global Economic Challenges: A Conversation with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:30am

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Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund


Masood Ahmed, President, Center for Global Development

To coincide with the launch of the IMF’s latest global economic forecasts, and following the G-20 Summit, please join IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde and CGD president Masood Ahmed for a conversation about challenges and trends ahead for the global economy.

What is the role of the IMF in ensuring inclusive growth and stability in the years to come, and how should it respond to ongoing and emerging issues, including fragile states, rising inequality, technological innovation, and the future of international economic cooperation? The discussion will focus on issues related to the future of the international economy. 

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Monday, July 24, 2017
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

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