How To Optimize Africa’s Economic Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic

“More than a dozen African countries have already announced fiscal stimulus packages amounting to over 1 percent of GDP as part of their COVID-19 response plans… Yet few concerns, if any, have been publicly voiced over the colossal size of these policy packages, which will inevitably weaken fiscal positions, thereby aggravating the already heavy debt burden borne by a number of countries on the continent.”

via Center for Global Development