Donor Matrix – Antigua and Barbuda (2013, Updated 2015)

The Special Studies Unit (SSU), Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES), University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados

Antigua and Barbuda demonstrates a number of strengths in relation to the potential for growth in the private sector; however, there are also a number of issues which could threaten to derail any future growth in the private sector. Although the overdependence of the Antigua and Barbuda economy on tourism can be considered a weakness as regards vulnerability to the performance of economies in other jurisdictions, the country has a well established reputation in tourism and has the appropriate environment. 

DATE PUBLISHED: 2015-06-01
Language: English