In May 2022, Sri Lanka defaulted on its debt for the first time in history. Inflation has risen past 50% — and could hit 70% — making it harder for people to survive. Sri Lankans took to the street, forcing the president, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, to resign and flee the country. Even though Sri Lanka has a new president, Ranil Wickremesinghe, protests continue. Many experts believe that Sri Lanka’s story is a warning sign for emerging markets. Watch the video to learn about more risks involved in emerging markets, how Sri Lankan’s economy collapsed and how the country’s path forward will be looked at in the video above. Read more from the video below: Read the video . . .