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Dominique Strauss-Kahn

HARDtalk: Dominique Strauss-Kahn

In a HARDtalk interview broadcast on 21 January, Stephen Sackur talks to, IMF Managing Director, Dominique Strauss-Kahn .

Can President Obama lead America and the wider world out of a prolonged economic slump?

Dominique Strauss-Kahn is the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund. His mission is to promote international financial stability.

But as economies beyond Wall Street suffer the effects of the crisis, this seems to be in short supply.

When world economies go into turmoil Stephen Sackur asks what use is the IMF.

HARDtalk is broadcast on the BBC World News channel Monday to Thursday at the following times (all GMT): 0430, 0930, 1430, 1830 , 2130 and 2330 (please note regional times may vary).

HARDtalk is also broadcast on the BBC News Channel Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 0430 and 2330.

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