Role reversal at IMF as the rich come under fire

By Steven R. Weisman
International Herald Tribune

October 21, 2007

The semi-annual meetings of the world’s top finance and banking officials are predictable in one sense: Europeans and Americans often use them to lecture leaders of poor countries about the need to modernize their capital markets, promote transparency and adhere to sound investment standards.What a difference a subprime mortgage crisis can make… more