Global Financial Crisis Discussion Series - Paper 19: Sudan Phase 2

Feb 01, 2010 | M.M. Ahmed | Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

This paper examines the impacts of the global financial crisis on the Sudanese economy, focusing on the key transmission mechanisms through which the crisis has affected the economy, namely trade, foreign direct investment, remittances, the stock market, the financial sector, official development assistance and foreign reserves. The paper also looks at the impacts of the crisis on GDP growth rates, the fiscal position, resource distribution, employment and unemployment, poverty and inflation, and gives a critical review of policy responses.

Theme: Financial Stability & Governance | Country: Sudan | Pages: 50