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A Method to Analyse the Viability of Private Sector Participation in New Infrastructure Projects in Sri Lanka

In view of the Government of Sri Lanka's (GOSL) aims to finance new infrastructure projects through private sector participation, this study outlined a methodology based on financial and risk analyses that could be used by the GOSL or a government utility to analyze the viability of private sector participation in new infrastructure projects.

The Delivery of General Education in Sri Lanka – An Alternative Approach

The discussion commences with a brief overview of the current structure that underpins the delivery of general education in Sri Lanka as it has evolved over the years.

Population Projections for Sri Lanka, 1991-2041

Changes in fertility, mortality and migration components of the Sri Lankan population has changed significantly.

Sri Lankan Female Domestic Workers in the Middle East: Does Recruitment through an Agent Minimize Vulnerability?

Females heading to the Middle East as domestic workers are an important component of labour migrants from Sri Lanka.

Returning Home: Experiences & Challenges

The Experience of Returnee Migrant Workers of Sri Lanka With a long history of labour migration and with contract migration being a feature of out-migration in the country, reintegration of return migrants is a national concern for Sri Lanka.

Talking Economics Digest (July – December 2011) February 2012

The Talking Economics Digest is a bi-annual publication of the IPS, which compiles the articles featured on this blog every... View Article

Talking Economics Digest (January – June 2012)

The Talking Economics Digest is a bi-annual publication of the IPS, which compiles the articles featured on this blog every... View Article

Talking Economics Digest (January – June 2013)

The Talking Economics digest is a bi-annual publication of the IPS which compiles the articles featured on this blog every... View Article

Talking Economics Digest (July – Dec 2013)

This edition of the Talking Economics Digest looks at a range of issues Sri Lanka needs to tackle in managing... View Article

Talking Economics Digest (January – June 2014)

As Sri Lanka entered into the second half of the country’s first post-war decade in May this year, the 8th... View Article