Economic development and the environment: How the Bank balances development goals with environmental concerns »
Series: Finance & Development
Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 1986
Keywords: debt, conditionality, adjustment lending, loans, debt forgiveness
This paper describes the World Bank's mission in a changing world. Conditionality of the Bank is different in several ways as it operates over a longer timeframe and relates to the more comfortable issues of econom...