Q. The term “Washington Consensus” often seen in news is related to which of the following?

[A] Economic reforms

[B] Migratory species protection

[C] Marine pollution

[D] Organic farming

Answer: A

Explanation: The term ‘Washington Consensus’ was coined by the US economist John Williamson (in 1989) under which he had suggested a set of policy reforms which most of the official in Washington (i.e., International Monetary Fund and World Bank) thought would be good for the crisis-driven Latin American countries of the time.

Source: Ramesh Singh