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Unformatted text preview: IMF birthed at the Bretton Woods Conference UN met at B.W. to establish the IMF after WWII o First 3 months were ineffective and detrimental Started out simply o Oversee fixed exchange rates o Give short term loans to countries in need of aid IMF is now secretive and arrogant o Needs to be more open and accessible to the media 08/02/2008 15:55:00 08/02/2008 15:55:00...
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course POLY SCI 7 taught by Professor Ginjer during the Winter '08 term at UCSB.
- Winter '08