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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
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Karagiannis, Nikolaos
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies
Article Title
Tourism, linkages, and economic development in Jamaica
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International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management
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Date of Publication
2003
Volume ID
15
Issue ID
3
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Abstract
This article offers, briefly, a production-oriented development framework for Jamaica, based on growth-promoting linkages between tourism, commodity production sectors, and complementary and related service industries. These linkages can boost the Jamaican endogenous competency and industrial competitiveness, while improving the country's macroeconomic performance. Alternative development policy considerations are also within the scope of this article.....
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