There are many reasons why the economies of middle-income countries such as Sri Lanka are failing, and support from the IMF/World Bank is needed for their survival. This Geo Factsheet analyses the complex reasons, both intrinsic (poor governance and corruption) and extrinsic (COVID-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine), which have combined to lead to a crisis in Sri Lanka.

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April 2023


ISSN: 1351-5136

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465 Sri Lanka Why Its Economy Failed

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