Kingston, Jamaica
University of West Indies Press
Essays on the theory of plantation economy :a historical and institutional approach to Caribbean economic development
9789766402112
9766402116
257 pages
Economics
Plantations - Economic aspects - Caribbean Area.
Economic development - Caribbean Area.
Contents6
Figures8
Tables10
Preface12
Foreword18
1. On the Teaching of Economics24
2. A Historical and Institutional Approach to Caribbean Economic Development32
3. Outline of a General Theory of Caribbean Economy42
4. Revised and Expanded Model of Pure Plantation Economy64
5. An Ideal-Type Accounting Framework for Plantation Economy Further Modified144
6. A System of National Accounts for Trinidad and Tobago202
7. In Search of Model IV212
8. Critical Review of the Contributions of W.A. Lewis and Dudley Seers to Issues of Industrialization and Employment in the Caribbean220
Selected Bibliography256
Index266