Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Shaun Roache
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2006
Keywords: capital stock, public investment, capital goods, capital formation, Business Taxes and Subsidies including sales and value-added (VAT), Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents: Firm,
Investment-to-GDP ratios across the Caribbean tend to be relatively high. In many countries, these ratios have been trending higher since the mid-1990s, largely reflecting public investment and foreign direct inves...