IMF Set for 15th Jacques Polak Annual Research Conference


christine-lagarde-imfThe International Monetary Fund (IMF) is set to hold the Fifteenth Jacques Polak Annual Research Conference at its headquarters in Washington DC on November 13-14, 2014.

The global lender said the theme of this year’s conference is “Cross-Border Spillovers.”

According to the Fund, the conference is intended to provide a forum for discussing innovative research on a wide range of issues on crises and to facilitate the exchange of views among researchers and policymakers.

The IMF said Hélène Rey of London Business School will deliver the Mundell-Fleming Lecture. It said the conference is open to the public and registration is required.