SELECTED READING

Atkins, J., Mazzi, S. and Ramlogan, C. (1998) A Study on the Vulnerability of Developing and Island States: A Composite Index issued by the Commonwealth Secretariat (photocopied format), August 1998.

Briguglio, L. (1992). Preliminary Study on the Construction of an Index for Ranking Countries According to their Economic Vulnerability, UNCTAD/LDC/Misc.4 (1992).

Briguglio, L. (1993). ‘The Economic Vulnerabilities of Small Island Developing States’, study commissioned by CARICOM for the Regional Technical Meeting of the Global Conference on the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, July 1993.

Briguglio, L. (1995). ‘Small Island States and their Economic Vulnerabilities’, World Development Vol. 23, 1615-1632.

Briguglio, L (1997). Alternative Economic Vulnerability Indices for Developing Countries. Report prepared for the Expert Group on Vulnerability Index. UN(DESA), 17-19 December 1997.

Chander, R. (1996). Measurement of the Vulnerability of Small States. Washington.

Commonwealth Secretariat (1997). A Future for Small States – Overcoming Vulnerability. London: Commonwealth Secretariat.

Crowards, T and Coulter, W. (1998). Economic Vulnerability in the Developing World with Special Reference to the Caribbean. Caribbean Development Bank.

Crowards, T. (1999). An Economic Vulnerability Index for Developing Countries, with Special Reference to the Caribbean: Alternative Methodologies and Provisional Results. Caribbean Development Bank, March 1999.

Easter, C. (1998). ‘Small States and Development: A Composite Index of Vulnerability’ in Small States: Economic Review and Basic Statistics, Commonwealth Secretariat, December 1998.

Kaly, U., Briguglio, L., McLeod, H., Schmall, A., Pratt C. and Pal, R. (1998). Environmental Vulnerability Index (EVI) to Summarise National Environmental Vulnerability Profiles. Fiji: SOPAC.

Pantin, D. (1997). Alternative Ecological Vulnerability Indicators for Developing Countries with Special Reference to SIDS. Report prepared for the Expert Group on Vulnerability Index. UN(DESA), 17-19 December 1997.

United Nations – DPCSD (1997). Vulnerability Index (Revised Background Paper). SD-SIDS Unit.

United Nations (1994). Report on the Global Conference on the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States, A/Conf.167/9.

United Nations (1997). Report of the Secretary-General on the Development of a Vulnerability Index for Small Island Developing States (Advance Unedited Version to be submitted to the Commission for Sustainable Development, Sixth Session, 20 April-1 May 1998, and to the Committee for Development Planning, 32nd session, 4-8 May 1998).

UNCTAD (1997). The Vulnerability of Small Island Developing States in the Context of Globalisation: Common Issues and Remedies. Report prepared for the Expert Group on Vulnerability Index. UN(DESA), 17-19 December 1997.

Wells, J. (1996). Composite Vulnerability Index: A Preliminary Report. London: Commonwealth Secretariat.

Wells, J. (1997). Composite Vulnerability Index: A Revised Report. London: Commonwealth Secretariat.

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