In-house IMF magazine article provokes worldwide reaction as it questions IMF’s policy assumptions on austerity, capital controls and ‘neoliberalism’ itself; but Fund backtracks following media criticism
The Bretton Woods Project has published a new briefing providing a critical analysis of the IMF's latest work on gender equality. The briefing questions the sustainability of the Fund's new approach to gender equality and reveals that the Fund's analysis so far is limited and inconsistent with the full achievement of women's economic empowerment.
IMF and World Bank face up to slowing global economy, but downplay risks of new debt crises for low income countries
New report reveals IMF policy in the MENA region has remained unchanged after the 2011 Arab uprising, despite its rhetoric for change towards inclusive growth.
Every year the Bretton Woods Project highlights some of the most farcical remarks of Fund and Bank staff.
Notes from a meeting at the IMF/World Bank CSO Forum at the 2015 Annual meetings, focusing on macroeconomic challenges for the MENA region.
Notes from a meeting on income inequality during the World Bank spring meetings.
Notes of a meeting on emerging markets in transition at the World Bank-IMF annual meetings 2014
An IMF review of three new lending facilities has resulted in only "cosmetic" changes critics say.
The IMF released papers accepting the case against inequality, however it shows no indication of changing its demands upon borrowing countries.