Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary... News PhotoAsia,Central Bank,Christine Lagarde,Economy,Environment,International Monetary Fund,Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia,Managing Director,Monetary Policy,Press Conference,South East Asia,Talking,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergChristine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), speaks during a news conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. Lagarde today kicked off a three-country tour of Southeast Asia, which is thriving after emerging from turmoil more than a decade ago. Photographer: Goh Seng Chong/Bloomberg via Getty Images