Welcome

 Exhibition Panels:

 A Time of Crisis and Change

 Atlantic City to Bretton Woods

 The Founding Fathers

 From Around the World

 Breaking the Mold

Laying the Foundation

 Setting the Pace

 Toward the Future

 Links of interest

Joint Statement
by Mr. de Rato & Mr. Wolfensohn
What is Bretton Woods?

Laying the Foundation

Article I - Purposes of the International Monetary Fund

The purposes of the International Monetary Fund are:
(i) To promote international monetary cooperation through a permanent institution which provides the machinery for consultation and collaboration on international monetary problems...More

Complete Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund


Article I - Purposes of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

The purposes of the Bank are:
(i) To assist in the reconstruction and development of territories of members by facilitating the investment of capital for productive purposes, including the restoration of economies destroyed or disrupted by war, the reconversion of productive facilities to peacetime needs and the encouragement of the development of productive facilities and resources in less developed countries...More

Complete Articles of Agreement of the World Bank Group
 
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