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Dominique Strauss-Kahn

World unprepared for next financial crisis: ex-IMF chief

PARIS: The world is less well equipped to manage a major financial crisis today than it was a decade ago, according to Dominique Strauss-Kahn, a former chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In an interview with AFP, the now-disgraced Strauss-Kahn -- who ran the fund at the height of the 2008 financial meltdown -- also said rising populism across the world is a direct result of the crisis. Strauss-Kahn resigned as head of the IMF in 2011 after being accused of attempted rape in New York, although the charges…