Inflation out of control, IMF says Inflation is the world's greatest economic threat today and is out of control in some emerging economies, IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn said yesterday. "The inflation question is probably the biggest threat today," Strauss-Kahn said on the sidelines of the G8 leaders' summit in Hokkaido, northern Japan. He added that there was a need for monetary tightening.
TOYAKO, Japan - Reuters