How can countries grow sustainably?


Published 25.09.20
Photo credit:
Prashanth Vishwanathan/IWMI

Domestic and multilateral efforts are both needed to ensure people can benefit from economic growth opportunities

One of the goals of the IMF is to promote high employment and sustainable growth. In this interview Gita Gopinath, the IMF’s Director of Research, argues that both domestic and multilateral efforts are needed to ensure that people can benefit from the new kinds of economic growth opportunities that exist. She also highlights challenges such as climate change and international trade which countries will have to collectively tackle. 

Editors' note: This video first appeared in VoxEU's series on Women in Economics.