IDS publishes the only peer-reviewed journal produced by the University of Guyana, Transition. The journal aims to be international in its coverage. However, it mainly publishes original works of scholarship of relevance to the social and economic development of Guyana and the wider Caribbean. In particular, it targets research addressing issues of poverty, growth, finance, regional integration, agriculture, health, education, globalization etc. All categories of works are considered including; essays, book reviews, literature reviews etc.

In addition to Transition Journal, IDS also publishes works in progress. For instance, in 2013 it published a working paper series in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the University of Guyana (1963 to 2013). 14 staff and student articles were published for the year.

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