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June 2020

by Executive Editors

NB: Due to continuing difficult conditions in Lebanon as the country tackles twin economic and coronavirus crises, there is no print edition of our June issue.

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EDITORIAL

Doomed to repeat?

 

LEADERS

The Lebanese people have the right to know and the capacity to contribute to their economic rescue
For economic rights

Lebanon needs a national strategy for education
The right to learn

 

SPECIAL REPORT BANKING AND FINANCE

The Lebanese banking sector, a long view
 Seeking clarity

Banking economists on the Lebanese banking sector
Talking bankers

Questions on data, policy design, and usefulness of assumptions
To bank or not to bank

Q&A with Riad Obegi, chairman of Banque BEMO, on banking sector challenges
Double jeopardy

 

ECONOMICS AND POLICY

Ziad Hayek on his and Gérard Charvet’s plan to overcome Lebanon’s financial crisis
Shock treatment

British ambassador outlines prospects of bilateral relations and economic interaction between London and Beirut
Rampling on Lebanon

Impacts of the Greater Beirut Water Supply Project
Beyond the Bisri Dam

Analysis of inflation using the Consumer Price Index
Rising prices

 

EDUCATION

The impact of Lebanon’s economic woes on schools and parents
Putting a price tag on education

Lebanon’s experience with distance learning
The view from afar

UNESCO survey exploring remote learning experiences during COVID-19 lockdowns
Perspectives, priorities, and possibilities for education during pandemics

 

CORONAVIRUS

Testing for COVID-19 in Lebanon
The new normal

 

LAST WORD

RAMCO strike a key moment for labor rights in Lebanon
Alternative organization

 

ONLINE ONLY

F&B sector operating in constantly shifting and worsening conditions
Down the rabbit hole

Q&A with Kamal Mouzwak on the impact of COVID-19 on Tawlet and Souk El Tayeb
Is the table set?