THE INSTITUTE OF POLICY STUDIES OF SRI LANKA 

The Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka (IPS) is an autonomous institution that aims to promote policy-oriented economic research and to strengthen the capacity for medium-term policy analysis in Sri Lanka.  Its mission is to contribute to the socio-economic development of the country through informed, independent, and high quality research that seeks to influence the policy process.  With over two decades of substantial research expertise, IPS has emerged as a regional centre of excellence and the most influential think tank in Sri Lanka.

LATEST IPS NEWSunderline

The 12th International Micro-insurance Conference – Cinnamon Grand, Colombo

November 14 – 18, 2016

 

Pros and Cons of Bilateral International Investment Treaties for Developing Countries – IPS Conference Room

November 10, 2016

 

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IPS Research Economist, Kanchana Wickramasinghe, made a presentation on “Protecting Farmers from Climate-induced Risks: An Assessment of Crop Insurance in Sri Lanka” at the academic preconference held in Colombo in November 2016. 

 

 

A seminar on Pros and Cons of Bilateral International Investment Treaties for Developing Countries was conducted by Dr. Manual Montes, Senior Advisor on Finance & Development, South Centre, Geneva at the IPS Premises.

RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTSunderline

Income Security for Older Persons in Sri Lanka

Drafted by IPS Researchers Shanika Samarakoon and Nisha Arunatilake with re [ ... ]

Country Study Report on Sri Lanka - Tax Policy and Enterprise Development in South Asia

The study highlights that the taxation of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) pr [ ... ]

Manufacturing Progress? Employment Creation in Sri Lanka

This study aims to explain the employment progress achieved in Sri Lanka from 19 [ ... ]

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