Evaluation Paper on Policy-Based Lending in Sri Lanka

Date: August 2007
Type: Papers and Briefs
Evaluation; Governance and public sector management
Series: Evaluation Sector and Thematic Papers


This paper reviews the context of ADB's policy-based lending operations in Sri Lanka, analyzes the extent of the country’s compliance with policy measures that it had agreed to, reviews key achievements of policy-based programs, and identifies lessons from operations.


  • Scope and Purpose
  • Phases of Reformas and Political Economy Context
  • Design and Implementation of ADB Program Loans to Sri Lanka
  • Synthesis of Key Achievements
  • Identified Lessons