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Book Chapter
Author, Analytic
Boxill, Ian; Ramjeesingh, Diaram; Segree, Marjorie D.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Sociology, Psyschology and Social Work
Title, Analytic
Caribbean tourism and the FTAA
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Author, Monographic
Karagiannis, Nikolaos; Witter, Michael
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Title, Monographic
The Caribbean economies in an era of free trade
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Place of Publication
Aldershot, England
Publisher Name
Ashgate
Date of Publication
2004
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131-146
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Abstract
Discusses some of the possible impacts of the FTAA on the Caribbean economies, with particular emphasis on the tourism sector, and suggests an alternative to the current tourism development model being pursued in the region. Asserts that the alternative would involve greater regional cooperation among CARICOM states, greater emphasis on strategic planning, the creation of a more diversified product linked to the history and culture of the region, and greater local involvement in the tourism development process.....
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