Why IMF Loans Always Get Repaid
by: Zoe Chace, NPR, February 3, 2012 1:02:00 am
Greece is trying to make a deal to slash the amount of money it owes bondholders. Hedge funds will take significant losses. But the International Monetary Fund also loaned Greece a lot of money, and it will be paid back in full. If the IMF isn't paid back, most countries will not lend Greece any more money.