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FiscalAlert9: Is Ghana in a Debt Trap?

In tabling the Budget for 2018, the govern- ment outlined its strategy to bring the public debt on a declining path to eliminate the risk of debt distress and strengthen the country’s debt sustainability. This paper, which is an extract of IFS’s review of the 2018 Budget and Economic Policy of the Government of Ghana, provides comments and some policy suggestions to help address Ghana’s rising debt problem.

Read full paper here Fiscal Alert 9