You are here

IMF: 'Inward-looking policies' are main threat to global economy

40133685 - 09_10_2016 - USA WORLD BANK IMF MEETINGS.jpg
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde (left) and Agustin Carstens (right), Governor of the Bank of Mexico, hold a news conference at the IMF Headquarters in Washington, DC, US, on Oct 8, 2016.


THE global economy is "increasingly threatened by inward-looking policies including protectionism and stalled reforms", said Agustin Carstens, chairman of the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) International Monetary and Finance Committee (IMFC), at the close of the IMF and