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Climate Mitigation Action Support Project (CMASP)

Under its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) for the Paris Agreement, Sri Lanka aims to (a) reduce GHG emissions in the... View Article

Tobacco Smoking Cessation: Lessons and Policy Options for Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has made important strides in reducing the overall smoking prevalence rate over time. However, if smoking prevalence is... View Article

Tobacco Smoking in Sri Lanka: Identifying and Understanding the Last Mile Smokers

Secondary data analysis shows that smoking prevalence is higher among certain groups. ‘Tobacco Smoking in Sri Lanka: Identifying and Understanding... View Article

Elasticity Estimates for Cigarettes in Sri Lanka

Although cigarette prices in Sri Lanka have increased over time, cigarettes are still affordable for smokers as tax increases have... View Article

Sri Lanka: State of the Economy 2019

Policy Insights Read Blogs Watch videos on 4IR Summary:  Sri Lanka: State of the Economy 2019 Transforming Sri Lanka’s Economy... View Article

Sri Lanka: State of the Economy 2020

Watch Video  Sri Lanka: State of the Economy 2020 Pandemics and Disruptions: Reviving Sri Lanka’s Economy COVID-19 and Beyond... View Article

Women, Work and Night Shifts in Nursing Homes and Supermarkets

A number of barriers prevent women from fully engaging in the workforce, especially at night. Yet the types of challenges... View Article

Impact of Tobacco Control on National Economy Using I-O Tables

Tobacco control measures are designed to reduce consumer demand for tobacco products. This shift in demand can lead to reduced... View Article

A Proactive Path to Combat Malnutrition in Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, one in five children (under five years old) are underweight and one in six babies are born... View Article

Analysing Profitability of Rice Sector in Sri Lanka: Policy Analysis Matrix (PAM)

This study is to construct an analytical framework, i.e. Policy Analysis Matrix (PAM), in which agricultural policy interventions can be... View Article