"CIGI gets cash to study island economies..."

Scotiabank is giving $100,000 to help a Waterloo-based think-tank examine the Caribbean's economic challenges. The three-year contribution to a project of the Centre for International Governance Innovation will aid a "fresh examination of the Caribbean economy," says a press release. The independent international think-tank plans to bring together researchers and private and public sector leaders to look at the economic governance challenges facing the Caribbean region. It will look at opportunities for development, government policies and the levels of poverty and unemployment. The centre "is very proud of the relationships that it has built...

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