© 1996

The International Monetary and Financial System

Developing-Country Perspectives

  • G. K. Helleiner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Introduction

    1. G. K. Helleiner
      Pages 1-11
  3. Global Macroeconomic Management and the interests of Developing Countries

  4. International Liquidity, Capital Mobility and the Developing Countries

  5. Development Finance

  6. Issues in Transition and Adjustment and the International Financial Institutions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. Dragoslav Avramovic
      Pages 229-241
  7. Relations between the IMF, the World Bank and the Developing Countries

  8. Governance Issues within the IMF and the World Bank

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 291-291
    2. Alexandre Kafka
      Pages 324-343

About this book


This book contains papers addressing the major problems and possible reforms in the international monetary and financial system from the perspective of developing countries. Among the issues addressed are global macroeconomic management, international liquidity, volatile private capital flows, structural adjustment, governance in the IMF and World Bank, the role of the regional development banks, and the potential for developing country cooperation.


Developing Countries development Development Finance Economic Development macroeconomics regional development

Editors and affiliations

  • G. K. Helleiner
    • 1
  1. 1.University of TorontoCanada

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