The expertise of a “technocratic” government is being used by politicians to pass new austerity measures that serve banks at the expense of the people.
The IMF failed to bring growth and economic stability for almost every country it bailed out.
“I am here to clear my name.”
Protesters are fighting back against the collusion of Central Bank and the Lebanese authorities with bankers at the expense of the majority of the population.
The Central Bank and the Association of Banks have a major historical responsibility to protect depositors and provide transparent regulations going forward.
Remedying the drawbacks of our current sectarian system should be the basis upon which we build up our post-revolution economy.
With Beit El Baraka, Lebanese retirees in financial distress can eat and live with dignity..
While economic research proved that remittances ease poverty, most studies failed to establish a causal relationship between them and economic growth.
While the Central Bank’s operations were an ingenious approach to the problems at hand in Lebanon, they are only temporary solutions that give policy-makers more time to address the country’s problems.