Browse

You are looking at 1 - 1 of 1 items for :

  • Economic & financial crises & disasters x
  • Macroeconomics x
  • Economics of specific sectors x
  • Sustainable Development x
  • Infectious & contagious diseases x
  • Industries; Land Use; Labor x
  • National accounts x
  • Currency crises x
  • Saving and investment x
  • Financial markets x
  • Financial services industry x
  • Financial Economics x
Clear All
Ms. Dora Benedek, Mr. Edward R Gemayel, Mr. Abdelhak S Senhadji, and Alexander F. Tieman
The COVID-19 pandemic hit countries’ development agendas hard. The ensuing recession has pushed millions into extreme poverty and has shrunk government resources available for spending on achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This Staff Discussion Note assesses the current state of play on funding SDGs in five key development areas: education, health, roads, electricity, and water and sanitation, using a newly developed dynamic macroeconomic framework.