Donor Matrix – Antigua and Barbuda (2013, Updated 2015)

The Special Studies Unit (SSU), Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES), University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados;


Antigua and Barbuda demonstrates a number of strengths in relation to the potential for growth in the private sector; however, there are also a number of issues which could threaten to derail any future growth in the private sector. Although the overdependence of the Antigua and Barbuda economy on tourism can be considered a weakness as regards vulnerability to the performance of economies in other jurisdictions, the country has a well established reputation in tourism and has the appropriate environment.

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Antigua and Barbuda

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Toward a Business Climate Reform Agenda in the Caribbean


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

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