Recent Articles

Policy Instability – The Achilles Heel of Sri Lanka’s Productivity

This article elaborates on some key aspects highlighted in the Global Competitiveness Report 2016/17, which sheds light on structural weakness in the economy that inhibits Sri Lanka's progress.

Making Sri Lankan Tourism Accessible for All

Marking World Tourism Day 2016, this article highlights the importance of Sri Lanka to promote accessible tourism to discover possible economic potentials of its emerging tourism market.

South-South Cooperation – A New Lease of Life for Developing Countries

This article argues that the South-South Cooperation is gradually changing the landscape of economic and political diplomacy among the countries.

The Red Dragon’s Leap: China’s 13th Five Year Plan and its Implications on Sri Lanka

China's new Five year plan appears to indicate a shift in economic priorities. This article delves further into this development and assesses the impact of this re-positioning on the Sri Lankan economy.