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Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin March 2015

The year 2014 brought several developments that affected the Caribbean, including a continued acceleration of the U.S. economy, a marked slowdown of some major emerging markets, especially Brazil but also China, tensions in Russia over Ukraine as well as ongoing and increased tensions in the Middle East.

Publication Date: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Caribbean Economic Performance Report -June 2014

The economic activities in the CARICOM region for 2013 were reported to be on the upswing. The estimated weighted average growth rate for the CARICOM economies increased from 1.7 per cent (2012) to 2.4 per cent in 2013.
Global economic growth slowed in 2013 to three per cent compared to 3....

Publication Date: 
Monday, June 30, 2014
Regional Economic Outlook -Western Hemisphere: Rising Challenges, April 2014

On balance, regional growth is projected at 2½ percent in 2014, down from 2¾ percent in 2013 and well below the relatively high growth rates of 2010–12. A modest pickup, to 3 percent, is projected for 2015.
Global economic activity strengthened in the second half of 2013 and is expected to...

Publication Date: 
Monday, April 14, 2014
2013 Macro Monitor & Outlook 2014

St. Maarten’s economic outlook for 2014 is of a positive growth. Preliminary projections on key economic indicators are; real GDP growth of 1.4 percent, inflation to decrease to 1.9 percent, cruise arrival to increase 1.2 percent, stay over arrivals to increase 1.1 percent.
The Department...

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Publication Date: 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

ECLAC Predicts Latin America and the Caribbean will Grow by 2.7% in 2014.
This report updates the analysis set out in the Preliminary Overview of Latin America and the Caribbean 2013, released in December 2013, on the basis of official data published by the countries in the region in the...

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Publication Date: 
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Central America & Caribbean Regional Outlook -December 2013

The global economic recovery is setting a positive tone for the 2014-15 Central American and Caribbean economic outlook.
The improving economic performance in the United States -the most relevant economy for the region- combined with persistent high growth in China (yet at a somewhat...

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Publication Date: 
Monday, December 2, 2013
Update On The Jamaican Economy

Although economic growth returned in 2011, a lack of public investment coupled with pro-cyclical macroeconomic policies implemented under the IMF agreement constrained growth.
This paper looks at Jamaica’s stalled agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), its economic...

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Publication Date: 
Monday, May 7, 2012
Bermuda Long-Term Sovereign Rating Lowered To 'AA-' On Revised Rating Methodology; Outlook Stable

Our "very strong" political and economic profile appraisal rests on our view of Bermuda's effective and predictable policymaking and its stable political institutions.
On Dec. 29, 2011, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services lowered its local and foreign currency long-term sovereign credit...

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Publication Date: 
Thursday, December 29, 2011
Preliminary Overview Of The Economies Of Latin America And The Caribbean 2013

The Latin American and Caribbean region recorded GDP growth of 2.6% in 2013, down from 3.1% in 2012, testifying to the continuation of the economic slowdown apparent in the region since 2011. The countries’ growth rates differed significantly, however.
In 2014 the global economy will...

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Publication Date: 
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
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