Finance & Development, the IMF’s quarterly print magazine and online editorial platform, publishes cutting-edge analysis and insight on the latest trends and research in international finance, economics, and development. The print edition is published quarterly in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish, while the web edition is complemented with additional, online-only content. Finance & Development is written by both IMF staff and prominent international experts, and is read by leading policymakers, academics, economic practitioners, and other decisionmakers around the world.
This competition is open to all graduate students worldwide, and those who have graduated from a master’s degree program or higher in 2018.
The deadline to submit your English essay of 1500 words or less is January 31st, 2019. Please submit your full name, graduate program, university affiliation, email address and essay to email@example.com. The winning essay will be published in a forthcoming edition of F&D magazine in six languages both in print and online–reaching leading policymakers, central bankers, academics, economic practitioners, development experts, journalists and other decisionmakers around the world.