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post-war economic development of Jamaica.

Owen Jefferson

post-war economic development of Jamaica.

by Owen Jefferson

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Published by Jamaica, Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of the West Indies in [Mona] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jamaica -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    A revision of the author"s thesis, Oxford, 1964, with title: The economic development of Jamaica, 1950-61. Errata slip inserted. Bibliography: p. 287-297.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 302 p. maps, 1 fold. ;
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18940581M

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      More recent figures from the Economic and Social Survey of Jamaica (ESSJ) state that 3, Jamaicans were deported in , fewer than the number returned to the island in Of that total, 49 percent were sent back from the United States, 20 percent from the United Kingdom, and the remainder from Canada and other countries. Owen Jefferson, The Post-War Economic Development of Jamaica. , pp. $ Jay R. Mandle, The Plantation Economy Population and Economic Change in Guyana - , pp. $ A. Wendell A. McClean, Money and Banking in the East Caribbean Currency Area. , 84 pp., $

    Essays on power and change in Jamaica / edited by Carl Stone and Aggrey Brown Jamaica Pub. House ; distributed by Teachers' Book Centre [Kingston] Australian/Harvard Citation. Stone, Carl. & Brown, Aggrey. , Essays on power and change in Jamaica / edited by Carl Stone and Aggrey Brown Jamaica Pub. House ; distributed by Teachers' Book. Economic Conditions 94 Jamaica 94 Social Conditions 19 Politics And Government 14 Slavery 14 + More; Call Number. H - Social sciences 52 F - America: local history 5 Q - Science 1 P - Language and literature 1 J - Political Science.


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