• 19-APR-2018

  • SOURCE: IMF

IMF’s Lagarde: Trade and Investment Are Engines of Growth

At a news conference to open the IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Thursday urged world leaders to take advantage of a strengthened global recovery to tackle deficits and structural reforms to promote inclusive and sustainable growth. 

Lagarde also warned against steps that would weaken the engines of growth.