Meaning of “IMF quota” in the English Dictionary


"IMF quota" in Business English

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IMF quotanoun [ C ]

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FINANCE, ECONOMICS, GOVERNMENT a particular amount of money that must be paid by each member of the IMF, so that there is enough money available to offer loans to other countries that need help:

The size of IMF quotas is determined by the relative economic weight of the country.

(Definition of “IMF quota” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)