World Bank Budget Support in the Time of COVID-19: Crisis Finance, with Strings Attached

“With the pandemic far from over, financing conditions could shift rapidly and bring many governments knocking on the World Bank’s door for budget support. The World Bank should rethink its approach to crisis response budget support operations going forward and pursue a policy agenda that directly advances governments’ pandemic response and recovery frameworks.”

via Center for Global Development
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