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Lao PDR Economic Monitor: Restoring Macroeconomic Stability to Support Recovery

As the Lao economy begins its recovery from the effects of the worldwide slowdown caused by COVID-19, the country faces challenges caused by long-standing macroeconomic vulnerabilities, and by new pressures, including rising global commodity prices and sharp exchange rate depreciation. Policy options are available to mitigate these threats.

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Field Value
Document type Reports, journal articles, and research papers (including theses and dissertations)
Language of document
  • English
Short title (alternative/varying form of title) Lao PDR Economic Monitor
  • Economy and commerce
  • Foreign investors
  • Infrastructure
  • Investment
  • Trade policy and regulation
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Copyright Yes
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The Lao PDR Economic Monitor provides updates on macroeconomic developments and sectoral issues in the country. It is produced biannually and distributed widely to government agencies, development partners, the private sector, think tanks, civil society organizations, and academia.

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Version / Edition April 2022

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Vientiane Aiden Glendinning +856 21 266278

Co-author (individual) Keomanivone Phimmahasay, Somneuk Davading, Pedro Martins, Chanin Manopiniwes, et. al.
Publication place Vientiane, Lao PDR
Publisher World Bank Group
Publication date 2022
Pagination 49
Legacy reference document Lao_PDR_Economic_Monitor_Restoring_Macroeconomic_Stability_to_Support_Recovery_April.2022.pdf.
Keywords COVID-19,FDI,Macroeconomic
Date uploaded August 22, 2022, 10:49 (UTC)
Date modified August 25, 2022, 04:55 (UTC)