Christine Lagarde

IMF Warns Risks of Rising Global Trade Tensions

April 19, 2018

The IMF is warning that rising trade tensions between the US and China risk undermining a solidly growing global economy. IMF Director Christine Lagarde says "while the sun is shining we are seeing more clouds on the horizon."(April 19)

Lagarde and Mnuchin Discuss US Economy

April 22, 2017

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Saturday told IMF chief Christine Lagarde that the US economy was "well-positioned for growth". (April 22)

IMF: Global Growth ‘Too Low, Benefiting Too Few’

October 6, 2016

Opening the 2016 IMF World Bank Fall meetings, the International Monetary Fund's managing director, Christine Lagarde, describes the world's econmic health as uneven. Lagarde also pledges help for those affected by Hurricane Matthew. (Oct. 6)

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