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Economic Prospects For Curaçao | A Study On The Economic Prospects Of The Private Sector In Curaçao

The basic research questions in this report are: how does the private sector expect the Curaçao economy to develop in the short and medium term? And how will businesses behave, how will the private sector of Curaçao develop and proceed from now, the next couple of years till 2019?

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Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Weathering The Storm: Lessons In Risk Reduction From Cuba

Cuba’s achievements in risk reduction come from an impressive multi-dimensional process. Its foundation is a socio-economic model that reduces vulnerability and invests in social capital through universal access to government services and promotion of social equity. The resulting high levels of literacy, developed infrastructure in rural areas and access to reliable health care and other created capital function as “multiplier effects” for national efforts in disaster mitigation, preparation and response.

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Saturday, April 26, 2014
A New Paradigm For Caribbean Development: Transitioning To A Green Economy

The main objective of the study is to augment the regional and international dialogue on the Green Economy in the context of inclusive and sustainable development. The study contributes to knowledge about and understanding of the fundamental requirements for transitioning to a Green Economy in the Caribbean and the attendant implications for policy and institutional arrangements.

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Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Foreign Direct Investment In Latin America And The Caribbean 2013

Latin America and the Caribbean notched a new historic high in 2013 upon receiving 184.92 billion dollars in foreign direct investment (FDI), 5% more than in 2012 in nominal terms.

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Thursday, May 29, 2014
A New Frontier For Caribbean Convergence: Integration Without Borders

In the forty years since its birth, the Caribbean integration movement has today reached its limits. Consequently, there is an urgent need to respond to the current realities and the emerging global trends which require greater engagement from the public, students, academics and policy-makers in moving CARICOM towards a new trajectory of Caribbean convergence.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Hacia La Transformación Digital De América Latina

Este informe es el resultado de un trabajo de investigación y análisis realizado en 16 países de la región de América Latina y el Caribe: Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Jamaica, México, Panamá, Paraguay, Perú, República Dominicana, Trinidad y Tobago, Uruguay y...

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Airport Economics In Latin America And The Caribbean

Expanding and enhancing the provision of air transport infrastructure has become an increasingly important policy issue on the development agenda of both high-income and developing countries.
This report presents the findings of a first-ever, comprehensive study of how Latin America and...

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Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Travel & Tourism’s Economic Impact Across The Caribbean

Our research indicates that Travel & Tourism (T&T) plays a proportionately stronger role in both GDP and employment creation than any other comparable region.
In 2010, we forecast that the direct T&T industry will account for 3.7% of total GDP, whilst for our broader T&T...

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Monday, May 31, 2010
Travel & Tourism As A Driver Of Economic Development In Jamaica

Tourism has increasingly become the primary supplier of foreign exchange to the Jamaican economy as remittance inflows and bauxite earnings experienced a major set back as a result of the global economic crisis.
Tourism is widely considered to be a key driver of the Jamaican economy. The...

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Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Broadband In St Kitts And Nevis: Strength In Depth

The interaction of individuals, communities, and organizations with broadband has contributed to the development and enhancement of social networks, access to and generation of new knowledge, and the creation of diverse innovative processes.

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Monday, January 31, 2011

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