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Reducing Domestic Barriers to Export Success
(Colombo: Verité Research, 2018-04)
Export promotion has been a key policy objective of successive governments of Sri Lanka. The Government aims to double the value of exports to USD 20 billion by 2020. Currently, the government is taking measures to improve ...
A Technical Case for Affordability-Based Pricing of Cigarettes
(Colombo: Verité Research, 2014-09)
By 2014, tax revenue from cigarettes accounted for over 4.9% of total government revenue. However, thus far, Sri Lanka’s tax adjustments have been ad hoc, and driven by political and bureaucratic discretion rather than a ...
Expanding Exports: Relevance of Export Finance = අපනයන ප්රවර්ධනය සඳහා අපනයන මූල්යකරණ පහසුකම්වල කාර්යභාරය සහ අදාළත්වය = ஏற்றுமதிகளை விரிவாக்குதல்
(Colombo: Verité Research, 2015-09)
This study examines the status of the export finance market in Sri Lanka and identifies the key limitations that prevent export finance from playing a proactive role in promoting exports. It reveals that the access, ...