Bertrand Badre, Chief Financial Officer at the World Bank, outlines why he is relatively positive on China's economy and addresses the organization's shifting lending model.» Read More
Between dominate G7 voting rights, and historical European leadership, is the IMF overly weighted towards Western interests?
Questions about a post-Strauss Kahn IMF will no doubt be unwelcome, but the dire state of play in Europe, not to mention the dreary U.S. landscape, present compelling, alternative story lines.
The newly appointed IMF leader Christine Lagarde is expected to help pull Europe away from an economic cliff. What should she do?
The IMF has been credited with alleviating past financial crises - but has the IGO been helpful this time around?
The IMF has thus far played a supporting role to the European Union in tackling the sovereign debt crisis; some analysts say that needs to change—starting this week.
World Bank President Robert Zoellick tells CNBC's Larry Kudlow the world has entered a new economic danger zone.
Market turmoil in Europe and the U.S. may have made financial institutions in Asia—particularly China—even more attractive sources of credit for Latin American banks.
Analyzing the structural changes needed to restore strong economic growth in the Eurozone, with Robert Zoellick, World Bank president, and CNBC's Maria Bartiromo
Emerging markets currently represent "about half of global growth," World Bank President Robert B. Zoelick told CNBC Tuesday.
The World Bank expects the U.S. dollar to lose its solitary dominance in the global economy by 2025, as the euro and the renminbi establish themselves on an equal footing in a new “multi-currency” monetary system, the FT reports.
Middle East governments moving away from dictatorship must deliver quick wins through job creation to meet immediate hopes of street protesters but longer-term reforms need to ensure a more inclusive society, the head of the World Bank said on Wednesday.