Francis, Alfred A
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Economics
Debt and the dollar: revisiting Omar vs Domar
The Jamaican Institute of Management newsletter
Date of Publication
Prepared for a public forum, seeks to answer the question of whether the Jamaican dollar is overvalued and examines the dynamics of debt in the Jamaican economy. Recommends that there should be a halt to net total borrowing (internal and external), refocusing on income/output, employmentand growth as the top priorities. Also suggests a debt policy which is transparent and further research in the area of debt management.....