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Another Lesson from the COVID-19 Pandemic: Fiscal Buffers are Essential
Tuesday
May
4
2021
by
Timothy N.J. Antoine, Governor, ECCB

Photo by Konstantin Evdokimov on Unsplash

Key Messages:

  • Exogenous shocks, such as the current pandemic, can lead to dramatic reversals in the socio-economic fortunes of the people of the Caribbean with far-reaching consequences.
  • Fiscal buffers…
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