• 05-OCT-2012

  • SOURCE: IMF

Fighting Fires, Why the IMF Lends

Why does the IMF lend? Countries facing economic difficulties can turn to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for advice and loans to get back on track and regenerate economic growth. Using compelling animation, this video tells the story of how countries can get into financial trouble, why they borrow from the IMF, and who owns the global lending institution.