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A Chat with France's Finance Minister

Christine Lagarde attended the International Monetary Fund conference in Washington, D.C. over the weekend.
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Christine Lagarde attended the International Monetary Fund conference in Washington, D.C. over the weekend.

As oil prices flirt with $90 a barrel and the U.S. dollar sinks, world financial leaders are in Washington, D.C., for International Monetary Fund talks.

Christine Lagarde, France's finance minister, offers her insights on the state of the global economy — and President Nicolas Sarkozy's efforts to reshape the French economy — in a conversation with Andrea Seabrook.

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