Author Affiliation, Ana.
Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies
Tourism, linkages, and economic development in Jamaica
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management
Date of Publication
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.....