Sri Lanka: State of the Economy 1998

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Published Year

1998

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US $ 15

Sri Lanka recorded a satisfactory economic performance in 1997, and it seemed to have escaped almost unscathed by the collapse in East Asian economies. Note only did it avoid contagion there was no panic and no crash but a growth rate of 6.4 per cent was well above the 3.8 per cent of the previously drought affected year.