Caribbean Economic Forum – How Can Caribbean Central Banks Fight Inflation

Caribbean Economic Forum – How Can Caribbean Central Banks Fight Inflation

The COVID-19 pandemic and war against Ukraine have spiked prices and pushed inflation to record levels. High inflation threatens economic stability and sets back any Caribbean recovery. #JoinTheConversation as our distinguished panel: Cleviston Haynes, Governor of the Central of Barbados Richard Byles, Governor of the Central of Jamaica Marla Dukharan,...

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Promoting Regional Growth

Caribbean Economic Forum-Promoting Regional Growth

Rising uncertainty, increased economic difficulty, a hobbled recovery and the pressure to transform our economies. How can and will we in the Caribbean respond? These questions, your questions and more will be discussed on the final edition for 2021 for the Caribbean Economic Forum. Our distinguished panel: Dr. Hyginus Leon,...

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Caribbean Economic Forum-From Inequality to Prosperity

Caribbean Economic Forum-From Inequality to Prosperity

How will policymakers and civil society fix the fractures across the world for our benefit? This and more will be discussed on Thursday, October 7th at 8PM on this month’s Caribbean Economic Forum. Watch the LIVE discussion with our host and distinguished guests, the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor...

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Putting People at the Centre

Caribbean Economic Forum-Putting People at the Centre

#JoinTheConversation by sending your questions, comments or ideas to questions@centralbank.org.bb and watch the LIVE discussion on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. when we discuss the topic ‘Putting People at the Centre of Caribbean Development.’ #WeWantToHearYou #PeopleCentered #PeopleDevelopment #CEF

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Caribbean Economic Forum-Resilient Institutions

Caribbean Economic Forum-Resilient Institutions

The Central Bank Of Barbados will host the first 2021 Caribbean Economic Forum with distinguished panelists: Bryan Wynter, Former Governor, Bank of Jamaica Moises Schwartz, Manager, Institutions for Development Sector – Inter-American Development Bank Diether Beuermann, Lead Economist, Caribbean Country Department – Inter-American Development Bank The topic ‘Resilient Institutions and...

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Newsline Business (May 15)

Newsline Business (May 15)

This week Barbados has been hosting the 11th Caribbean Labour Ministers Meeting, and they were joined by Director General of the International Labour Organisation Guy Ryder. The Caribbean will have to rethink its approach to the labour market as it seeks to rebuild ailing economies. This was one of the...

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Caribbean Economic Forum 2019

Caribbean Economic Forum 2019

The Central Bank of Barbados’ 6th Caribbean Economic Forum will take place on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. On that night, the Central Bank’s 2019 Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Dr. Linda Tesar, a professor of economics at the University of Michigan, will sit down with veteran regional journalist, Julian...

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