The essays in this volume, written by well-known economists and social scientists, shed light on the intense national debates that accompanied the making of policy decisions in Sri Lanka. Studying the country's economy under six main headings: the ideology and strategy of economic development; macro-economic policy; the development of agriculture, industry and technology; employment and labour; institutional issues and governance; and social welfare, the book presents a comprehensive picture of contemporary Sri Lanka's economy.would eliminate the weaknesses in the GST and bring in the required revenue expected. The main differences between the GST and the VAT are: 1. The VAT had two positive rates (apart from the zero rate) instead of the single 12.5 per cent inanbsp;...
|Title||:||Economic Policy in Sri Lanka|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications India - 2004-11-08|