TITLE

Chapter 6: Planning in the Caribbean under Capitalism and Socialism

AUTHOR(S)
Levit, Kari
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
George Beckford Papers;2000, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 6 of the book "The George Beckford Papers" is presented. It highlights planning in the Caribbean under capitalism and socialism. It explores the first meeting of planning officials of member countries of the Caribbean Development and Cooperation Committee, with the main purpose of reviewing the planning experiences of member countries and considering various aspects of planning and the scope of cooperation within the region. It describes planning institutions in Cuba including the Council of State, National Assembly and JUCEPLAN.
ACCESSION #
34073016

 

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