This book analyzes long-term demographic, economic, and resource-use trends in seventeen Caribbean basin countries. It points to the potentially destabilizing role of rapid population growth incorporating forecasting techniques to examine the impact of the factors for each country to the year 2000.

chapter 1|11 pages

Introduction and Overview

chapter 2|12 pages

Method and Data Sources

chapter 3|92 pages

Country Profiles

chapter 5|16 pages

Implications for U.S. Interests and Policy