LKR Debt Rescheduling Options for Sri Lanka – | Vette Leader

President Ranil Wickremesinghe spoke to IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva about debt management at the COP27 climate summit recently It is no understatement to say that there is much speculation about domestic debt restructuring today, after a Bloomberg report suggested that “Sri Lanka’s USD bondholders … Read more

Student Loan Forgiveness Meets the Rule of Law – Marshalltown Times Republican | Vette Leader

President Joe Biden’s $400 billion election bribe for 2022 – also known as the student loan decree – has now been stopped on two fronts. First, in Texas, federal district judge Mark Pittman, one of nearly 300 federal judges appointed by former President Donald Trump, ruled the initiative unconstitutional. The judge dismissed Biden’s … Read more

Recovery Opportunities for Heavily Indebted Sri Lanka – | Vette Leader

According to World Bank publications: “Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPCs) are a group of 39 developing countries with very high poverty and debt burdens that are eligible for special payments Supported by the IMF, ADB and World Bank. This was an initiative of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank … Read more

We Don’t Benefit Equally From Government Aid – It’s Not Just Student Loans – Marshalltown Times Republican | Vette Leader

President Joe Biden’s decision to cancel up to $10,000 in state student loans for many borrowers is fair game for heated debate — and disagreement. For 246 years, Americans have debated and disagreed. What is striking about this latest row is how some politicians are oblivious to the inconsistencies in their … Read more

The government’s IMF agreement and the UN Human Rights Council | Daily FT – | Vette Leader

In a few days, the first UN human rights assessment of President Ranil Wickremesinghe’s term of office as head of state will be presented in Geneva. What is clear is that Wickremesinghe cares far less about human rights now that he is president than he appeared when he was opposition leader or even prime … Read more

KALDARA | Ensuring educational outcomes for tax increases | opinion | – | Vette Leader

Jon Caldara It’s that time again: mill levy cancellation time. Isn’t it amazing, just amazing, that the quarreling Douglas County school board can’t agree on anything but one tiny thing. Everyone wants more money. So, like many of our 178 school districts, they’re going to the electorate to increase the mill levy for the kids. … Read more

Student Loan Forgiveness: A Payout for the Awakened – Washington Examiner | Vette Leader

“A Bailout for Woke Higher Ed” is the headline of the rigorous analysis of the of the Wall Street Journal Allysia Finley of the Biden Student Loan Forgiveness Program. It’s a program of economic slowdown “even worse than you thought it would be,” with big bailouts for the wealthiest, economist Tyler Cowen points out. It’s … Read more