Lebanon Economic Monitor

Lebanon Economic Monitor (LEM) Fall 2022

The Lebanon Economic Monitor (LEM) provides an update on key economic developments and policies over a six months period. It also presents findings from recent World Bank work on Lebanon. It places them in a longer-term and global context, and assesses the implications of these developments and other changes in policy for the outlook for the country. Scroll down to read the most recent issue as well as all past issues in the series.

The Fall 2022 issue of the LEM presents the World Bank’s latest macroeconomic projections for 2022, within a prolonged context of uncertainty and institutional vacuum. It highlights the main bottlenecks prohibiting a comprehensive solution, with a particular focus on the discord amongst stakeholders on the distribution of financial losses-owing to the magnitude of losses in the financial sector. 

Last Updated: Nov 23, 2022