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Story Publication logo December 17, 2013

Jamaica Trapped in Economic Morass


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A swath of the Caribbean faces a bleak future as a deepening economic crisis leads to rising...

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Peter Phillips, Jamaica’s finance minister. Image by Robin Wigglesworth. Jamaica, 2013.

Jamaica signed an economic adjustment program with the IMF this year. Peter Phillips, Jamaica's finance minister, tells Financial Times capital markets correspondent Robin Wigglesworth he accepts the necessity of fiscal consolidation.

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