Clusters in the Caribbean: Understanding their Characteristics, Defining Policies for their Development

Rabellotti, Roberta; Giuliani, Elisa

Description

The aim of this report is to map Caribbean cluster cases and identify their specific characteristics, based on the existing literature and on the available empirical evidence. An empirical exercise is undertaken through a desk review of 32 cases of clusters distributed in a variety of industries across the Caribbean, such as natural resources based industries, comprising agriculture, agro-processing, forestry, aquaculture and energy; manufacturing; and services, embracing tourism, creative industries and business services.

Date Published

2014-09-15

Language

English

Country

Caribbean

Subject Areas

Toward a Business Climate Reform Agenda in the Caribbean

Author(s)

Sylvia Donhert; Tara Lisa Persaud; Stefano Pereira; Wayne Elliott; Kayla Grant;

Date Published

2016-08-15