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Can Data Analytics Improve Project Execution?

All over the world, projects are being designed, rolled out, executed and closed every day and at any given point in time, billions of dollars are passing through the project life cycle. The implementation of these projects provides constant learning opportuni...

Caribbean Resilience: Lessons from Malta and the Blockchain

When I arrived in Malta with a delegation from the Government of The Bahamas on May 14th, I already knew that this small “Island Lab” is punching above its weight when it comes to blockchain technology. That is what brought us to Malta: to learn from its e...

Finding the key to affordable homes: 4 lessons learned from public interventions in the Caribbean

By Michelle Fryer One in every three households in Latin America and the Caribbean has experienced ...

The Future of Trinidad’s Economy Depends on the Skills of its Workforce, Not on Oil and Gas

By: CAROLINA GONZÁLEZ VELOSA and MARÍA EUGENIA DE DIEGO  Some countries are luckier than others....

How Modernizing Has Improved Efficiency, Transparency and Audit Security

By Franceso De Simone and Camila Mejia “Transparent practices form the basis for enhanced accounta...

Fiscal Limits for Developing Economies in Central America and the Caribbean

By Allan Wright (IDB) and Francisco A. Ramírez (Central Bank of the Dominican Republic) The buildup...

Suriname’s Debt Surge: What’s Driving It?

The debt to GDP ratio in Suriname increased by 35.6 percentage points in 3 years, moving from 29% of...

The Make-up and Distribution by Sectors of U.S Multinational Companies in the Caribbean

There are many advantages of multinational companies on developing host countries. From research and...

Caribbean Housing Is Expensive and Scarce. Here’s How to Change That

By Michael G. Donovan and Therese Turner-Jones This article first appeared as a Web Exclusive on Apr...

What we know and what we don’t know about the social realities in the Caribbean

By Héctor Salazar Did you know that in the Caribbean, youth unemployment is higher and adolescent ...