IMF Chief Lagarde Says Economic Outlook Is Dimming

By Anonymous

Remarks set a concerned tone for fund’s annual meetings in Indonesia this month

WASHINGTON—International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde is raising alarm bells about the health of the global economy, saying international growth may have plateaued.

“For most countries, it has become more difficult to deliver on the promise of greater prosperity, because the global economic weather is beginning to change,” Ms. Lagarde said in a speech in Washington on Monday.