Prof. Alfredo Pastor discusses the appointment of Christine Lagarde as the new head of the IMF

Interview with IESE Professor

04/07/2011

Christine Lagarde, the French Finance Minister, has been appointed as the new managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). IESE Prof. Alfredo Pastor takes a look at the reasons for her selection, and the prevalence of Western hegemony in this type of economic institution.