IMF chief says coronavirus might warrant coordinated economic response

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The head of the International Monetary Fund said global central banks and governments may need to unite to fight the economic fallout from the coronavirus.

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“From our perspective, it is very important to follow carefully what is going to happen in the next weeks,” IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Friday (Feb 14) on a panel at a security conference in Munich.

“There needs to be bottom-up analysis of the impact so we can then agree on synchronised, or even better, coordinated measures to protect the world economy from a more serious shock.”