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Lao P.D.R: Impacts of COVID-19 and policy responses

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Exchange rate pressure and inadequate reserves
Exchange rate pressures emerged …keeping gross reserves at around one month of prospective imports.
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Fiscal imbalances are long-standing
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Spending on Health Care and Social Protection is among the lowest in the region
Public health spending remains below ASEAN average… … and there is no institutionalized social assistance framework in place.
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Public debt sustainability concerns remain
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Banking sector fragilities are elevated
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Title Lao P.D.R: Impacts of COVID-19 and policy responses
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Material Type Report
Author(English)

Francois Painchaud

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International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Date 2020-08
Event Workshop on ASEAN-India macroeconomic policy and development cooperation
Subject Country Laos(Asia and Pacific)
Language English
File Type Documents
Original Format pdf
Subject Economy < Macroeconomics
Holding KDI School of Public Policy and Management
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