Book Review | Book Notes

21Mar2016
Book Review - The Democratization of Invention Patents and Copyrights in American Economic Development, 1790-1920, by B. Zorina Khan Dr. DeLisle Worrell reviews "The Democratization of Invention Patents and Copyrights in American Economic Development, 1790-1920" by B. Zorina Khan. ...
21Mar2016
Fiscal Sustainability and Debt in Small Open Economies: An Application to the Caribbean “This book provides a useful and unique approach for measuring sustainable fiscal policies in SVOEs [Small Very Open Economies]…. Moreover, due to its non-technical nature, it can be used by non-academics as the foundation for further research and a tool for policymakers and investors in their decision-making process.” – Jamila Beckles...
26Feb2016
Book Note by DeLisle Worrell on Emerging Markets-Resilience and Growth amid Global Turmoil by Kose, M. Ayhan and Prasad, Eswar S This book argues that on balance, emerging market economies have shown strong resilience in the face...
26Feb2016
Book Note by DeLisle Worrell on Financial Crises Causes, Consequences and Policy Responses

The causes of crises vary, including terms of trade, capital flows,...

29Oct2015
Overbooked-The Exploding Business of Travel and Tourism, by Elizabeth Becker, Simon and Schuster This book takes a critical, informed and sympathetic view of the growth, potential and dangers of...
14Oct2015
14Oct2015
How Latin America Weathered the Global Financial Crisis, by Jose De Gregorio, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, D.C., 2014 This book answers the burning question: what has contributed to Latin America’s success in the wake...
14Oct2015
19May2015
Book Review 2015 - GDP A Brief but Affectionate History, by Diane Coyle, Princeton University Press, 2014 This is a book that everyone should read. GDP, or Gross Domestic Product, is the measure that is...
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