Implementing Budget Proposals Key to Building Confidence – Dr Dushni Weerakoon

15 November 2022

At the ‘Dissecting the Budget 2023’ forum organised by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Dr Dushni Weerakoon, Executive Director, IPS observed that the Budget 2023 lays some of the groundwork in mapping the future economic direction, but it remains a work-in-progress, with implementation the key to building confidence and credibility in the budgetary process.  She flagged the need to strengthen political and economic institutions, ensure macro stability, raise productivity and competitiveness, address factor accumulation and technological improvement, and provide equal opportunities for all.

Watch the full discussion HERE.