2024 Caribbean Economic Outlook | Marla Dukharan

2024 Caribbean Economic Outlook | Marla Dukharan

Marla unveils the challenges and opportunities that are shaping the Caribbean's future. (recorded Jan. 15, 2024) Get ready to explore the following key aspects: 1. Social Challenges 2. Crime and Homicide Rates 3. Deteriorating Healthcare Systems 4. The UN Tax...

Into The Unknown – The Hidden Truth About Poverty In The Caribbean

Into The Unknown – The Hidden Truth About Poverty In The Caribbean

Marla Dukharan sits down with Lilia Burunciuc, the World Bank Country Director for Caribbean Countries, to shed light on a problem that has been shrouded in silence for far too long: poverty in the Caribbean. For political reasons, many countries in the region have...

Caribbean Energy REvolution

Caribbean Energy REvolution

Where do we stand as a region on the road to net-zero? What progress has been made, and what obstacles prevent faster and more widespread adoption of renewable energy in the Caribbean? Marla brings updates and answers from experts in this space. Watch our live...

New Mitchell, New Mandate: Grenada’s Transformation Journey

New Mitchell, New Mandate: Grenada’s Transformation Journey

Prime Minister Hon Dickon Mitchell of Grenada discusses with Marla Dukharan the current challenges facing Grenada and his policy agenda to create a strategic path forward for the country. Find out how the government plans to move forward with digitization, prioritize...

Big Tings A Gwaan – Jamaica’s EPOC Examined

Big Tings A Gwaan – Jamaica’s EPOC Examined

The best laid plans mean nothing without implementation. Marla discusses with Keith Duncan, how Jamaica’s Economic Programme Oversight Committee - an independent and inclusive institution - uses transparency and accountability to drive implementation.

Building A Better Bermuda: Critical Reforms for Sustained Progress

Building A Better Bermuda: Critical Reforms for Sustained Progress

Having one of the highest GDP per capita in the hemisphere does not make Bermuda immune to external impacts such as the pandemic and global inflationary pressures. Bermuda’s aging population and rising debt in recent years both underscore the need for reforms. Premier...

2022 06 28 Caribbean American Heritage Month

2022 06 28 Caribbean American Heritage Month

In celebration of Caribbean American Heritage Month, the SEC’s Caribbean American Heritage Committee and the Office of Minority and Women Inclusion hosted a talk with Marla Dukharan, an economist and expert advisor on the Caribbean.

One on One – Marla Dukharan

One on One – Marla Dukharan

One on One features Caribbean Economist and Advisor, Marla Dukharan. Ms Dukharan discusses the economy and the effect of being blacklisted by the EU.

How We Vote Is Not How We Party

How We Vote Is Not How We Party

In Trinidad & Tobago, ethnicity has been found to be the main factor associated with voters’ choice. Marla interviews the authors of recent research on the topic, Luisa Godinez-Puig and Inder Ruprah, to find out exactly how this impacts society and our overall...