Policy Viewpoints

The Issue of Liquidity in Egypt: Reasons and Solutions

Publication Number: ECES-PVP6-A

September, 2000

Author : Faika El-Refaie and Ahmed Galal

Type : Policy Viewpoints

The shortage of liquidity and its negative implications for economic activities in Egypt have been a topic of concern for some time. This Policy Viewpoint sheds light on the nature of the crisis, the reasons behind it, the measures announced by the government to face it, and additional steps that need to be taken.