“We didn’t hear similar arguments for a Latin American candidate during the Latin...

|By:, SA News Editor

“We didn’t hear similar arguments for a Latin American candidate during the Latin American debt crisis of the 1980s," says Chile's central bank chief, dismissing the meme the IMF be led by a European because that's where the financial stress lies. Showing he has a sense of humor, he adds, "the sole criterion should be who is the most competent person for the job."