Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has thanked all SLFP led governments, which dominated the country after 1977, for persevering with with the open economy introduced by late President J.R. Jayewardene. However with elevated worldwide commerce and specialisation, the price of domestically produced items – similar to automobiles – relative to imports turned too high for consumers to bear. (However, sure exceptions exist that cannot be exchanged – the railway companies of a country, for instance, can’t be traded with another country to avail this service, a rustic has to provide its own.) This contrasts with a closed economy in which worldwide commerce and finance can’t take place.
In a managed economic system the federal government typically intervenes to affect the production of products and providers. A country can spend more cash than it produces by borrowing from overseas, or it can spend lower than it produces and lend the difference to … Read the rest