Sri Lanka

Breaking Sri Lanka’s Economic Gridlock

The Sri Lankan economy appears to exist in a system that can evolve only through crisis. Optimistic policymakers, predicting that the country’s economic trajectory would self-correct, received a collective wake...
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China’s Herd of Sri Lankan White Elephants

Chinese investment in Sri Lanka is causing major problems for Sri Lanka’s President Mathripala Sirisena and has become a point of tension in Sri Lanka–China relations. Before taking office, Sirisena promised...