International Banking, Economics and Finance Association

The association provides a framework for the exchange of scholarly research and ideas among its members, promotes individual and collective research, fosters friendly relationships and collaborations with other economic and finance professional associations throughout the world, and encourages academic exchange between institutions of higher education and centers and institutes for research devoted to the association's study objectives.

Executive Director
Scott Frame
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
1000 Peachtree Street N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30309-4470
Tel: (404) 498-8783

IBEFA is not, nor has ever been, associated with either of these organizations. Their use of our logo is without our permission and we have asked repeatedly for them to cease and desist: 1) International Money Funders or International Monetary Funds ( and 2) a fake site for World Bank - (; notice their spoof address compared to the valid World Bank website,