Briefs on Sri Lanka and the world.
Analyses and opinions on foreign policy issues
Ganeshan Wignaraja explores Sri Lanka’s potential in entering global value chains, as a means of countering Sri Lanka’s persistent trade woes.
Ravindra Deyshappriya explains the significant trade imbalance that has developed in Sri Lanka – China economic relations and highlights the potential for Sri Lanka to redress this situation, including by exporting more products in which it has a comparative advantage to its East Asian neighbour.
Rapti Ratnayake looks at how Colombo can take advantage of the opportunities afforded through city-to-city and mayor-to-mayor links to become a globally competitive city.
Anishka De Zylva looks at the radicalisation of youth in Sri Lanka, and considers how Sri Lanka can more effectively counter such radicalisation by wider international engagement.
Barana Waidyatilake and Dinusha Panditaratne look at implications of the U.S. presidency for Sri Lanka’s defence and trade relations.
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