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  Dr. Youssef Boutros-Ghali Discusses IMF, Economic Crisis




May 13, 2009


The Atlantic Council's Global Business and Economics program hosted Youssef Boutros Ghali, the Finance Minister of Egypt and chair of the IMF's International Monetary and Financial Committee, for a conference call to discuss the IMF's response to the global economic crisis' effects in developing countries.  The International Monetary and Financial Committee is the policy steering committee of the IMF.  The discussion was moderated by Tim Adams, a member of the Atlantic Council's Business and Economics Advisors Group and managing partner of the Lindsey Group.