Supplementary notes on foreign investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean

by Beverly Watson

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of the West Indies in [Mona, Jamaica]

Written in English
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  • Investments, Foreign -- West Indies, British.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementBeverly Watson.
SeriesWorking paper - Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of the West Indies ; no. 1, Working paper (University of the West Indies (Mona, Jamaica). Institute of Social and Economic Research) ;, no. 1.
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LC ClassificationsHG5292.A3 W37
The Physical Object
Pagination92 p. ;
Number of Pages92
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Open LibraryOL4607337M
LC Control Number77370698

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Supplementary notes on foreign investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean. [Mona, Jamaica]: Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of the West Indies, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Beverly Watson. 1 - Beverly Watson - Supplementary Notes on Foreign Investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean ().

Supplements the analysis provided in Mclntyre and Watson (1SER ) which drew upon data for Trinidad and Tobago. This paper provides data and analysis on the situation in Barbados, Dominica and Guyana. Studies in foreign investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean.

[Mona] Jamaica: Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of the West Indies, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alister McIntyre; Beverly Watson.

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Bhaumik. The motivations for foreign direct investment The location of foreign direct investment The modes of foreign direct investment Hypotheses and methodology Foreign direct investment in the Caribbean: a quantitative investigation Foreign direct investment in Jamaica: a case study of the apparel industry Also Watson, Beverley, Supplementary Notes on Foreign Investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean (Mona, Jamaica: ISER, ).

Chen-Young, Paul L., Report on Private Investment in the Caribbean (Kingston, Jamaica: Atlas Publishing Company, ). Most books in the series deal with a particular foreign country, Investment Incentives and Promotion Programs of the contemporary islands of the Commonwealth Caribbean.

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45 British Investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean. Canada also plays an important role in the Caribbean Development Bank, and shares economic information with the OECS states.

Finally, in the government established CARIBCAN, a package of mechanisms designed to enhance trade and investment linkages between Canada and the Commonwealth Carribean. (For more information, see note 5.) Google Scholar.

The Caribbean receives some of the highest levels of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world. In the recent past, FDI flows have been particularly volatile, with the financial crisis in greatly reducing FDI flows to the Caribbean, although they have recovered somewhat recently.

Chapter pages in book: (p. 1 - 12) Introduction Kenneth A. Froot Foreign direct investment (FDI) has grown dramatically as a major form of international capital transfer over the past decade. Between andworld flows of FDI-defined as cross-border expenditures to acquire or ex. 1 - Beverly Watson - Supplementary Notes on Foreign Investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean ().

Supplements the analysis provided in Mclntyre and Watson (ISER ) which drew upon data for Trinidad and Tobago.

This paper provides data and analysis on the situation in Barbados, Dominica and Guyana. 1 - Beverley Watson - Supplementary Notes on Foreign Investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean ().

Supplements the analysis provided in Mclntyre and Watson (ISER ) which drew upon data for Trinidad and Tobago. This paper provides data and analysis on the situation in Barbados, Dominica and Guyana.

Issues and Problems in Caribbean Public Administration Selwyn D. Ryan, Deryck R. Brown Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER), University of the West Indies, - Administrative agencies.

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Pre-order. Sports Law has quickly developed into an accepted area of academic study and practice in the legal profession globally. In Europe and North America, Sports Law has been very much a part of the legal landscape for about four decades, while in more recent times, it has blossomed in other geographic regions, including the Commonwealth Caribbean.

Commonwealth in the Caribbean (Archives of Nevis, ). Government policy encouraged foreign investment in tertiary education and resort.

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The Caribbean region is endowed with renewable energy resources which remain largely untapped. With an average insolation of MJ m −2 day −1, investment in some renewable energy technologies is major problem confronting the region is lack of financial resources.

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It is clear that sect without more, does not apply to the registration of orders from non-Commonwealth countries. Canadian investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean Canada has participated in the expansion of Caribbean tourism through ownership of airlines, tour operators and hotels and is second only to the United States in supplying visitors from the North in search of Caribbean sun.

Canadians have also made considerable direct investment in the region. Gordon Baker (editor). No Island Is An Island: the Impact of Globalization on the Commonwealth Caribbean London: Royal Institute of International Affairs, No Island is an Island is a collection of well-written and thought-provoking articles on the Caribbean Commonwealth.

We took a look at the most recent Foreign Direct Investment report from the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean. But the raw numbers don’t tell much of a story.

The study uses the event study methodology corrected for the impact of thin trading to investigate stock market reaction to sovereign debt restructurings and credit ratings reviews in the Commonwealth Caribbean region. The study finds that stock markets in the region do not generally react to sovereign debt restructurings and credit ratings.

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Competition for foreign direct investment (FDI) among developing countries has intensified in recent years. Using a sample of 68 developing countries across different regions, with data fromthis paper investigates whether Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) differs from non-LAC regions in regard to determinants of FDI; the evidence suggests that there are differences.

Inthe Foreign Direct Investment in the Caribbean amounted to billion U.S. A Re-assessment of the Barbados National Commission's Report (Norma Forde) p 45; National Goals and Basic Social Rights and Obligations in the Guyana Constitution (RW James) p 63; Foreign Direct Investment in the Commonwealth Caribbean (Derrick McKoy) p 71; Protection of Outer Space from Arms Race (PK Menon) p 83; Repudiated Confessions and.

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In the case of the law profession, Caribbean countries, notably Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, have been unable to attract enough external investment because of the high rate of crime, which drives away foreign investors and distorts economic development.

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