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Reproduced with permission, the full text of Dr. Delisle Worrell – former Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados – July 2019 newsletter: The one question which always surfaces in response to my lecture “The time has come to permanently retire all our Caribbean currencies” (search for this title on Youtube) is about national sovereignty.…

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Reproduced with permission, the full text of Dr. Delisle Worrell – former Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados – June 2019 newsletter: The Time Has Come to Permanently Retire All Our Caribbean Currencies Caribbean currencies served a crucial purpose when they were first introduced, but they have now become a nuisance in today’s digitised…

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My Year in Review 2018 The Economic Letter This year my monthly Economic Letter became a widely-anticipated source of information and analysis of the Barbadian economy, written for ordinary citizens. In my January Letter I explained that even though the outlook for the year was dire, my pamphlet The Barbados economy: the road to prosperity offered a…

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326 WTNT34 KNHC 111740 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Isaac Intermediate Advisory Number 16A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092018 200 PM AST Tue Sep 11 2018 …ISAAC CONTINUES MOVING WESTWARD… SUMMARY OF 200 PM AST…1800 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…14.6N 50.4W ABOUT 725 MI…1165 KM E OF THE LESSER ANTILLES MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…70 MPH…110 KM/H PRESENT…

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303 WTNT34 KNHC 110831 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Isaac Advisory Number 15 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092018 500 AM AST Tue Sep 11 2018 …ISAAC REMAINS A STRONG TROPICAL STORM OVER THE CENTRAL TROPICAL ATLANTIC… SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST…0900 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…14.6N 48.1W ABOUT 880 MI…1420 KM E OF THE LESSER ANTILLES…

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