OFFICIAL FORBES LIST: 2017 Top 10 Richest Countries in the Caribbean

01. Bahamas US$21,280 (GNI)

The World Development Report (WDR) 2014 focuses on the process of risk management, addressing these questions: why is risk management important for development, how should it be conducted, what obstacles prevent people and societies from conducting it effectively, and how can these obstacles be overcome.\r\n\r\nThe WDR 2014\u2019s value added resides in its emphasis on managing risks in a proactive, systematic, and integrated way. According to the overview of the report, across the continents many countries have embarked on a path of international integration, economic reform, technological modernization, and democratic participation.\r\n\r\n\u201cAlthough challenges and inequalities remain, economies that had been stagnant for decades are growing, people whose families had suffered deprivation for generations are escaping poverty, and hundreds of millions are enjoying the benefits of improved living standards and scientific and cultural sharing across nations,\u201d said the report which explained that as the world changes, a host of opportunities arise constantly.

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