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Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Kirton, Claremont
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Economics
Title, Analytic
Informal financial activity in Jamaica: A preliminary analysis of the recent experience with pyramid schemes
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Author, Monographic
Pantin, Dennis
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Title, Monographic
The Caribbean economy. A reader
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Place of Publication
Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2005
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Page(s)
464-474
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Abstract
Provides a case study of the role of the informal financial sector and the particular Jamaican experience with pyramid schemes which have impacted on many countries including Albania where it led to a major political crisis.