- Create fiscal space to improve macroeconomic stability, avoid crowding-out the private sector, and permit financing of infrastructure and social safety nets.
- Manage inflationary pressures, particularly food prices, with renewed attention to agricultural productivity growth.
- Revisit South Asia's trade and investment integration strategy to take advantage of the global rebalancing underway, including supporting faster manufacturing growth.
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