Kevin Gallagher is professor and director of the Global Development Policy Center at Boston University’s Pardee School of Global Studies and one of the co-chairs of the DRGR project. In the Financial Times he takes issue with the surcharges that the IMF adds to the interest and fees on its loans.
The Financial Times reported about the Statement of 23 former Central Bank Governors and former Finance ministers in favour of Debt Relief for a Green and Inclusive Recovery.
Jonathan Wheatley reports in the FT Blog:
Former finance ministers and central bank governors have called on the G20 and the IMF to step up their support for poor countries battling the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.