To increase the U.S. quota in the International Monetary Fund and related matters
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To increase the U.S. quota in the International Monetary Fund and related matters hearings before the Subcommittee on International Trade, Investment and Monetary Policy of the Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, first session, April 7, 26, 27, 28; and May 3, 1983. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on International Trade, Investment, and Monetary Policy.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • International Monetary Fund -- Finance.,
  • Banks and banking, International.,
  • Loans, Foreign -- United States.,
  • Monetary policy -- United States.

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Other titlesTo increase the US quota in the International Monetary Fund and related matters.
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Paginationiv, 718 p. :
Number of Pages718
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Open LibraryOL18035374M

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) a quota formula was devised in the U.S. Treasury equiproportionate component was on average some 70 percent of the total increase; in the quota. 3 Appendix V shows the increases that have occurred in the numbers of members and executive directors, but it must be noted that increases in the number of directors have depended more on the voting power than on the number of new members. See Joseph Gold, Voting and Decisions in the International Monetary Fund: An Essay on the Law and Practice of the Fund (Washington, ), pp. . An increase in the demand for dollars by the rest of the world will cause the dollar to do what? The primary purpose of the International monetary Fund when it was first established was what? An additional reason for the implementation of the Marshall Plan in by the U.S other than the inadequacy of the IBRD was what? International Monetary Fund (IMF), specialized agency of the United Nations, established in It was planned at the Bretton Woods Conference (), and its headquarters are in Washington, D.C. There is close collaboration between it and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.