What are the vulnerabilities and risks in the enterprise sector and how prepared are countries to handle a large-scale restructuring of businesses?
At this event we will host Ceyla Pazarbasioglu, Director of the IMF’s Strategy, Policy, and Review Department, who will presents principles that could guide the design of more targeted policy support and facilitate the restructuring of firms adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. She will be drawing on data from a recent IMF paper: Policy Options for Supporting and Restructuring Firms Hit by the COVID-19 Crisis.
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Director of the Strategy, Policy, and Review Department, IMF
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