Published in: June 2019
"Pakistan’s economy is facing the same set of problems it has to deal with, year in and year out. One added issue this fiscal, however, is the ascension of an inexperienced team unfamiliar with fiscal management to power, leading to unsure policy decision making. The new government has backtracked on various loud claims while taking decisions that have already started yielding desired results. Although the Prime Minister has claimed that the economy will start to recover from Jul’19, the various terms and clauses in the upcoming IMF influenced FY20 federal budget are likely to further worsen economic conditions for the people of Pakistan".