global economic recovery

Take decisions to make economic recovery sustainable:  Lagarde

Take decisions to make economic recovery sustainable: Lagarde

Last year, 47 countries experienced negative growth on a per capita basis, including many small and fragile economies.

Oct 13, 2017, 08:22 AM IST

Surface healing masks stagnant wages, inflation: IMF

Crunching data from across 29 advanced economies between 2000 and 2016, the IMF study found median unemployment rates fell steadily since 2013 even as labor force participation rates increased.

Sep 27, 2017, 19:07 PM IST
Remove barriers, reduce subsidies to open up trade: IMF chief

Remove barriers, reduce subsidies to open up trade: IMF chief

Complementing the G20 leaders for adopting an action plan to strengthen the global financial safety net during the two- day Summit that ended last night, Lagarde said the world needs to continue to collaborate to address risks and ensure strong, sustained, balanced and inclusive growth.

Jul 09, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
IMF trims India's GDP forecast to 7.4% for FY 2016-17 on Brexit fears

IMF trims India's GDP forecast to 7.4% for FY 2016-17 on Brexit fears

The IMF on Tuesday slightly trimmed India's growth projections to 7.4 percent for 2016 and 2017, a drop of 0.1 percent from its previous forecast, attributing it to a more sluggish investment recovery while declaring Brexit as a "spanner" in the global economic recovery.

Jul 19, 2016, 19:15 PM IST