Areas of Research at the SRC
The SRC is the leading institute for trade policy research in the Caribbean Region. Our major focus areas are:
The Blue Economy refers to the sustainable use of ocean resources for development. These are important economic areas for the Caribbean Region which comprises primarily small island developing States and coastal States. The Green Economy refers to growth and development strategies which are low-carbon, resource-efficient and socially inclusive.
The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is a global development strategy established by the Government of the People’s Republic of China in 2013 focused on infrastructure development projects. Over 100 countries have to date signed on to the initiative, including several Caribbean countries.
Investment Law and policy refers to the policies and legal frameworks put in case to manage cross-border investment flows and to harness investment for sustainable development.