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Journal Article
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Francis, Alfred A
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Economics
Article Title
Debt and the dollar: revisiting Omar vs Domar
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The Jamaican Institute of Management newsletter
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Date of Publication
2003
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11-23
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Abstract
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.....
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