Book Launch: Reforming the IMF for the 21st Century


April 20, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT
Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC
Edwin M. Truman (Former PIIE), Peter B. Kenen (Princeton University), Mohamed A. El-Erian (Allianz) and Rodrigo de Rato (International Monetary Fund)

Event Summary

IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato led the discussion at the release meeting of Edwin M. Truman's edited volume Reforming the IMF for the 21st Century. Subsequent comments were made by Professor Peter B. Kenen of Princeton University, from an academic viewpoint, and Institute senior fellow Edwin M. Truman, on the basis of this new book.

Event Materials

Book: Reforming the IMF for the 21st Century

Special Report No.


edited by Edwin M. Truman

April 2006

Speech: Progress Report on IMF Reform

Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute

Speech: Comments on the Address of the Managing Director of the IMF

Peter B. Kenen, Princeton University

Speech: Remarks on Proposals to Reform the IMF

Mohamed El-Erian, Harvard Management Company