This piece isn’t about dwelling on the negatives – but rather debunking the ‘airy fairy’ assumptions we have about the indentureship experience.
Violence against women is a form of discrimination inhibiting women’s ability to enjoy rights and freedoms on an equal basis with men.
In order for the human body to recover when it becomes injured it needs to repair the broken blood vessels and grow new tissue, and red blood cells are integral in providing a foundation for this healing process. So, what does this have to with economics?
In local dialect when someone seems to be telling you what to do when they have no authority to do so, a popular response would be “Youz meh fadda/ mudda?”. This response usually ignites a burst of laughter in the group but did you ever consider if the law also acts like a fadda/ mudda?
By Larissa Hosein “I have me pride and I have me ambition, I want to…
“No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which by far the greater part of the numbers are poor and miserable.”
~ Adam Smith, 1776
The rule of the people means that citizens control their country and how their country is governed instead of a ruling monarchy or dictatorship. This “rule” does not only apply around election time but the Government has a responsibility to be accountable to the citizens.
There has been no global event thus far that has had an impact on the tourism industry like the coronavirus pandemic. The shock that this international sector has faced as a result of the pandemic is unparalleled in nature.
As the 21st century has progressed, financial technology has evolved at a rapid pace in the world market system. With the recent development of cashless financial technology, particularly in the Global North, cash-based payments are becoming less prevalent.
One of our contributors, Dana Sookdeo BSc, is currently pursuing her Masters in Economics and is particularly passionate towards the economic dynamic of Trinidad and Tobago. She has prepared this Post-Budget Analysis which is easy to read, comprehensive and visually pleasing for our readers to understand and continue to hold the government accountable.