The Latin American Urban Crónica: Between Literature and

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Esperança Bielsa

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Laborers from the British colonies of India and other parts of South Asia arrived by ship in various British colonies in the Caribbean. Observers may be admitted to the Association on terms and conditions as may be determined by the Ministerial Council, in accordance with Article V of the Convention Establishing the Association of Caribbean States. This result may thus indicate that firms in high-technology, knowledge-intensive industries have contributed to boost the local demand for highly educated individuals, and therefore, increased the local stock of human capital.

Pages: 256

Publisher: Lexington Books; Bilingual edition (May 10, 2006)

ISBN: 0739113763

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