Eric LeCompte, Executive Director of Jubilee USA was recently featured in Public Finance International speaking on Jubilee USA's advocacy for policies to prevent financial crises. Read excerpt below and follow link to full article.
Do More to Prevent Financial Crisis, says Debt Campaign
By: Simone Rensch
"'We need global policies in place that prevent risky and predatory behaviour and we still need policies in place that can prevent financial crisis. We need stronger financial protections for developing economies when disaster strikes,' said LeCompte, who has observed IMF and World Bank Meetings since 2010.
'While IMF staff are looking at better ways to predict crisis, we are not putting in place the actual tools to prevent the next financial crisis.'"
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