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Fiji economy: muddling through

Prasad, Biman C. (2012) Fiji economy: muddling through. The Round Table: The Commonwealth Journal of International Affairs, 101 (6). pp. 557-573. ISSN 0035-8533

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    Abstract

    Twenty-five years since the first military coup in 1987, Fiji continues to muddle through both politically and economically. The promise of a general election under a race-free constitution remains the fervent hope of all citizens. Economically the country continues to slide downwards, reflected in poor economic growth in 2010 and 2011. A poor level of private sector investment remains a feature of the macroeconomic picture, and it is unlikely to change for the foreseeable future. This article provides an overview of the Fiji economy and reflections on future prospects.

    Item Type: Journal Article
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
    H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
    Divisions: Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) > School of Economics
    Depositing User: Ms Shalni Sanjana
    Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2013 09:14
    Last Modified: 10 Jan 2017 10:57
    URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/5384
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