Caribbean Initiatives in Global Climate Change

Introduction The Caribbean is currently facing one of its toughest challenges. The physical characteristics of the islands that form this region make them very vulnerable to climate change which even threatens the tourist industry on which they depend greatly. However, despite the seriousness of the situation, there seems to be a lack of accessible information…

The IMF and Jamaica: On Poverty and Inequality

This is a case study about the impact of the International Monetary Fund on Jamaica in the late 1970s and early 1990s. This can ­­be assessed through several different perspectives. This article will espouse to a combination of a political and socioeconomic approaches to determine the Funds’ role in the issues of poverty and inequality…