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Is the Sri Lankan economy on the brink of collapse?
Newsnight's Ben Chu investigates what is happening in Sri Lanka - is their economy on the brink of collapse?
Ben Chu notes the collapse of the rupee - a 50% depreciation against the dollar in the last few months - and an official inflation rate of 30%.
He wonders whether the fate of Sri Lanka is indicative of what is going to happen in other developing economies, although he also looks at the impact of poor policy choices, notably tax cuts, on the island economy,