Kevin Greenidge, Mr. Meredith A McIntyre, and Hanlei Yun
represent the value of previous missing data. In addition to tariffs, there could also have been quantitative restrictions on imports, such as quotas and licensing requirements for which there are no tariff equivalents and cannot be reflected in the tradereformdatabase.
In the trade area, as discussed earlier, the significant increase in the index between 1998 and 2001 reflected the intense reform process during this period. However, except for Barbados, there were no major changes thereafter, the reform was halted since some Caribbean countries did not fully adopt