Bretton Woods Agreement

An agreement signed by the original United Nations members in 1944 that established the International Monetary Fund ( IMF) and the post-World War II international monetary system of fixed exchange rates. The New York Times Financial Glossary
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An agreement signed by the original United Nations members in 1944 that established the International Monetary Fund ( IMF) and the post-World War II international monetary system of fixed exchange rates. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

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