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Pacific Economic Monitor – July 2020

Publication | July 2020
Pacific Economic Monitor – July 2020

Most Pacific island countries appear to have avoided direct health impacts from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Yet, the pandemic highlights the need to strengthen their health and social protection systems.

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This edition of the Pacific Economic Monitor discusses the impacts of COVID-19 and provides an overview of other current economic and development issues in Pacific developing member countries of ADB.

Contents 

  • Highlights
  • International and Regional Developments
  • Country Economic Issues
  • Policy Briefs
    • COVID-19 and the Pacific
    • Making choices: Pacific health systems and the COVID-19 pandemic
    • Poverty and the pandemic in the Pacific
    • Pursuing fiscal reform amid the COVID-19 pandemic in Papua New Guinea
  • Economic Indicators