EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Callander, Robert J.
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Some realities about the current global economic situation. One-third of the world controls two-thirds of its wealth. Between now and the year 2000 more than two billion more people will be in the developing world. Some positive developments over the last four years. Some stabilization of some of the basic economics. The need for Latin American countries in particular to move ahead quickly with restructuring measures. The need for a continuing convergence of all interests in an increasingly interdependent world. Plans and policies already in place, and their relative merits. The role of the IMF and World Bank. The complexities of restoring balance to the world economy. Continuing problems with the banking system. Recommendations as to what needs to be done to achieve some sort of balance in the world economy. Realities to be faced by debtor countries. Efforts required by the World Bank.