#financial_crisis

A Grave Crisis, With No Silver Bullet

By: Amer Bisat, Marcel Cassard, Ishac Diwan.Carnegie, May 11, 2020

With Lebanon facing a severe financial crisis, Prime Minister Hassan Diab’s government has adopted an economic program and requested assistance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Discussions of the IMF’s involvement in Lebanon have …

Lebanon Enlists IMF With Debt, Capital Controls on Top of Agenda

By: Dana Khraiche and Lin Noueihed. With assistance by Abeer Abu Omar Bloomberg, Feb. 13, 2020

Lebanon’s top officials are still discussing their options for how to cope with a raging financial crisis after making a request for technical assistance to the …