How South Africa won its billion-dollar battle in the IMF

Center for International Policy Reprint
by Center for International Policy,
Washington, DC, United States
Undated, late January or early February 1983
Publisher: Center for International Policy
3 pages
Reprint of a newspaper article "How South Africa won its billion-dollar battle in the IMF" by David Tonge and Quentin Peel and a letter to the editor "I.M.F. Strikes a Blow for Apartheid" by James Young. The articles discuss the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the United Nations General Assembly, apartheid, the Third World and Arab states, the Compensatory Financing Facility (CFF), gold and diamond prices, M. Jacques de Larosiere, Mr. Yusuf Nimatallah, Richard Erb, Mr. Mohamed Finaish, Mr. A.S. Jayawardena, SDR (Special Drawing Rights), M. Bruno de Maulde, Sig Giovanni Lovato, Mr. Whittome, GDP, Raymond Bonner, South Africa's ability to destabilize its black neighbors, and fiscal and monetary policy. One article quotes Sir Geoffrey Howe, Chancellor of the Exchequer.
Used by permission of the Center for International Policy.
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections