Charting a New Path Forward Amid a New Economic Shock in the Caucasus and Central Asia

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IMF published this video item, entitled “Charting a New Path Forward Amid a New Economic Shock in the Caucasus and Central Asia” – below is their description.

With the Caucasus and Central Asia’s strong linkages to Russia and exposure to spillovers from the war in Ukraine, what are the implications of this shock for the region? How is the war’s impact exacerbating the challenges already posed by the COVID pandemic? How can countries in the region navigate this uncertain economic environment while also making progress toward a more resilient, inclusive, and greener future?

A panel of distinguished speakers consider these and other issues explored in the IMF’s newly released Regional Economic Outlook: Middle East and Central Asia in a discussion moderated by Dan Murphy, Anchor and Correspondent, CNBC.

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