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Congratulations to Mr Nelson Christian Stokes, OD

Congratulations to our SALISES Phd Economic Development Policy student, Mr Nelson Christian Stokes on being conferred with the Order of Distinction (OD) for contribution to the Development of Sport in...

Recent publication by Dr Preeya Mohan - Natural Hazard-Induced Disasters and Production Efficiency: Moving Closer to or Further from the Frontier?

Authors - Preeya S. Mohan, Nekeisha Spencer and Eric Strobl

Abstract
Production efficiency is a key determinant of economic growth and demonstrates how a country uses its...

Recent publication by Dr Arlene Bailey et al. (2019) - ICT Use in the Context of Electricity Access in a Developing Country: A Choice Framework Analysis

Authors - Arlene Bailey, Aldrie Henry-Lee, Yhanore Johnson-Coke, Richard Leach, Anthony Clayton, Matt Gee, Oliver Browne
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and...

Condolences to the family and friends of the late Sir Alister McIntyre

The SALISES Family would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the late Sir Alister McIntyre, former...

Dr Preeya Mohan most recent article in The Small States & Territories Journal

Small state diplomacy and global competitiveness
Abstract: Competitiveness is not only an economic matter; it is also a foreign policy issue. It requires the coordinated action of...

New Book entitled, "Recidivism in the Caribbean - Improving the Reintegration of Jamaican Ex-prisoners" by Dr Dacia Leslie, Research Fellow at SALISES, Mona

Introduction

This book provides a detailed and practical exploration of criminal recidivism and social reintegration in Jamaica. It uses various methods...

Budget Should Reflect Distributive Emphasis In The Post-IMF Period - Roberts

Speaking at a post-Budget panel discussion hosted by the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies and the Department of Economics at The University of the West Indies last Wednesday,...

Congratulations to Dr Preeya Mohan on being appointed to Research Fellow | Recent Publication

Dr. Preeya Mohan was appointed to Research Fellow and assumed duties on 1st February, 2019 at SALISES St. Augustine. Read more on Dr Mohan...

Congratulations to SALISES Research Teams for winning Principal’s Research Days Awards for 2019

Research Project with the Greatest Business / Economic / Development Impact
Project: “Government of Jamaica (GOJ)/United Nations Development...

Dr Kevin Williams recent publications

Journal article "Do political institutions improve the diminishing effect of financial deepening on growth? Evidence from developing countries"...

The UWI partners with University of Prince Edward Island to focus on social and economic development in developing countries

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) in Canada to partner on teaching and research...

Dr Preeya Mohan most recent article in The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance

The Impact of Natural Disasters on the Banking Sector: Evidence from Hurricane Strikes in the Caribbean
by Michael Brei, Preeya Mohan and Eric Strobl

Abstract
While natural disasters...