Chief economist of the International Monetary Fund, Gita Gopinath.

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IMF's 1st Female Chief Economist Gita Gopinath To Quit In 2022

Gita Gopinath who is known as the first female chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has decided to leave the organisation in January 2022. Following the resignation, Gopinath will again join the Economics Department of Harvard University. Announcing the development, IMF's Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva thanked Gopinath for ''her tremendous impact on the global crisis lender's work''. Notably, Gopinath had joined IMF in 2018.  

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 11:02 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

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