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The U.S. Labeled China a Currency Manipulator. Here’s What It Means

The U.S. Labeled China a Currency Manipulator. Here’s What It Means

The move is mainly symbolic but will escalate tensions with Beijing.
European Union Nominates Kristalina Georgieva to Lead I.M.F.

European Union Nominates Kristalina Georgieva to Lead I.M.F.

Ms. Georgieva, the World Bank chief executive, would replace Christine Lagarde at the International Monetary Fund, one of the most prominent posts in global economic diplomacy.
European Union Nominates Kristalina Georgieva to Lead I.M.F.

European Union Nominates Kristalina Georgieva to Lead I.M.F.

Ms. Georgieva, the World Bank chief executive, would replace Christine Lagarde at the International Monetary Fund, one of the most prominent posts in global economic diplomacy.
European Union Nominates Kristalina Georgieva to Lead I.M.F.

European Union Nominates Kristalina Georgieva to Lead I.M.F.

Ms. Georgieva, the World Bank chief executive, would replace Christine Lagarde at the International Monetary Fund, one of the most prominent posts in global economic diplomacy.
Why Rate Cuts Don’t Help Much Anymore

Why Rate Cuts Don’t Help Much Anymore

Interest rates have been so low for so long that further cuts may not do a lot to stave off a slowdown, the economist Austan Goolsbee says.
Why Rate Cuts Don’t Help Much Anymore

Why Rate Cuts Don’t Help Much Anymore

Interest rates have been so low for so long that further cuts may not do a lot to stave off a slowdown, the economist Austan Goolsbee says.

Christine Lagarde Faces a New Challenge in Europe

She’s run the I.M.F. She’s a lawyer. She’s not an economist. Does that matter as she prepares to lead the European Central Bank?

Christine Lagarde Faces a New Challenge in Europe

She’s run the I.M.F. She’s a lawyer. She’s not an economist. Does that matter as she prepares to lead the European Central Bank?

Christine Lagarde Faces a New Challenge in Europe

She’s run the I.M.F. She’s a lawyer. She’s not an economist. Does that matter as she prepares to lead the European Central Bank?
Lagarde Departure Stirs Succession Speculation at I.M.F.

Lagarde Departure Stirs Succession Speculation at I.M.F.

Some observers wonder if President Trump will try to break tradition and install an American as managing director of the International Monetary Fund.
Lagarde Departure Stirs Succession Speculation at I.M.F.

Lagarde Departure Stirs Succession Speculation at I.M.F.

Some observers wonder if President Trump will try to break tradition and install an American as managing director of the International Monetary Fund.
In Tense Times, ‘Call in the Woman’: Lagarde Will Lead the E.C.B.

In Tense Times, ‘Call in the Woman’: Lagarde Will Lead the E.C.B.

Christine Lagarde will become one of the most powerful figures in international finance, giving her a leading hand in the world’s second largest economy.
In Tense Times, ‘Call in the Woman’: Lagarde Will Lead the E.C.B.

In Tense Times, ‘Call in the Woman’: Lagarde Will Lead the E.C.B.

Christine Lagarde will become one of the most powerful figures in international finance, giving her a leading hand in the world’s second largest economy.
E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission

E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission

The nomination, along with the naming of Christine Lagarde as head of the European Central Bank, would put women in some of the most important European jobs.
E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission

E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission

The nomination, along with the naming of Christine Lagarde as head of the European Central Bank, would put women in some of the most important European jobs.
IMF chief: ‘When it’s bad, you call women to the rescue’

IMF chief: ‘When it’s bad, you call women to the rescue’

The IMF chief says she has seen it time and time again, but she also thinks those are the moments when women can have an impact.
When Dead Companies Don’t Die

When Dead Companies Don’t Die

The policies created to pull the world out of recession are still in place, but now they are strangling the global economy.
The IMF is worried that big tech could make the financial system less stable

The IMF is worried that big tech could make the financial system less stable

It's the latest financial watchdog to raise concerns about tech companies encroaching on banks' turf.
Egypt’s Economy Isn’t Booming, It’s Collapsing.

Egypt’s Economy Isn’t Booming, It’s Collapsing.

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has sold his country as an investment destination with the IMF’s help—but the living standards of ordinary Egyptians are plummeting as elites line their pockets.