Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Alvin Hilaire
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2000
Keywords: stabilization, exchange rate, debt, interest, taxes, payments
In the late 1980s Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, and Trinidad and Tobago found themselves in severe economic difficulties. Their ensuing economic strategies were all market-based, featured fiscal contraction and trade...