China in the Americas

Should Caribbean Firms Pivot to China?

November 05, 2020 Rasheed Griffith Episode 2
China in the Americas
Should Caribbean Firms Pivot to China?
Show Notes

In this episode I speak with Dr. Antonio Alleyne. He is a Lecturer at the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus. Previously, he was an Economist in the Ministry of Economic Affairs in Barbados. Dr. Alleyne is one of the few Caribbean persons to receive a PhD from a university in China.  

We discuss:

  1. Pivoting from traditional tourism markets to Asian markets
  2. How can Caribbean states reimagine the purpose of embassies 
  3. Persistent protectionist policies in the Caribbean
  4. and more... 

You can find out more about Dr. Alleyne's work at this Research Gate profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Antonio_Alleyne

You can reach him at his email address if you have any questions related to his academic work: antonio.alleyne@cavehill.uwi.edu

Intro Music:
Chronixx (from Jamaica) 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfeIfiiBTfY