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Development and Debt in Lower-Income Economies - A Conversation between Kristalina Georgieva and David Malpass

February 10, 2020

Preston Auditorium, World Bank Headquarters, Washington DC

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The IMF and World Bank invite you to a conversation with IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva and World Bank President David Malpass on the debt situation in lower-income economies. They will discuss how these countries can best mobilize the funding necessary for development while ensuring public debt sustainability.

The conversation will be moderated by Anna Gelpern, Professor of Law at Georgetown University, followed by a Q&A session with the audience.


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President, World Bank Group

Managing Director, International Monetary Fund


Professor of Law and Agnes N. Williams Research Professor, Georgetown University Law Center, and Non-Resident Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics