Conference Activities


Day One – Wednesday April 23rd 2014


11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. - Plenary Presentation - Presenter – Professor Friedrich Schneider “Shadow Economies in 25 Latin American and Caribbean Countries: What are the Driving Forces?"

Venue: Regency V and VI


7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. - Opening Ceremony

Keynote Address: Rt. Hon. Sir Charles Michael Dennis Byron, President, Caribbean Court of Justice

Venue: Regency V and VI


Day Two – Thursday April 24th 2014


12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Book Launch “Caribbean Renewal: Tackling Fiscal and Debt Challenges”.  Charles Amo-Yartey

Venue: Regency IV


7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. - Sir Arthur Lewis Distinguished Lecture, Professor Peter Blair Henry, Dean of New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business and William R. Berkley of Economics and Finance

Venue: Regency IV


Day Three – Wednesday 25th 2014


11:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. - Lunch and Closing Ceremony

Venue: Port of Spain Ballroom


7:00 p.m. – 12 Midnight - Lime at the PCS Nitrogen Silver Stars Panyard, Tragarete Road, Port of Spain  (Finger foods, steel pan music, Denise Plummer and popular live entertainment).  Please note that the Maxi Taxi/Mini Bus leaves the Hyatt at 6:45 p.m.  Please make yourselves available at the front of the Hyatt Regency Hotel.