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.

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Publication Handover: Re-Defining Urbanization in Sri Lanka – Colombo

August 19, 2016

 

Sri Lanka Economic Summit 2016 – Cinnamon Grand, Colombo

August 2 – 3, 2016

 

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IPS Research Fellow, Bilesha Weeraratne, handed over a copy of the recent IPS Publication "Re-Defining Urban Areas in Sri Lanka", to the Minister of Megapolis and Western Region Development.

                                                                         

 

 

IPS Executive Director, Dr. Saman Kelegama made a presentation on “The Role of International Trade in Facilitating Sri Lanka to Emerge as a Regional Hub”, at the Sri Lanka Economic Summit (SLES) 2016, held in Colombo during 2 – 3 August.

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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