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Latin America Monitor Haiti as an upscale leisure destination? Not so fast, study says.

A new study by the Igarapé Institute says more visitors come to Haiti to visit family or volunteer than visit fancy beach resorts, noting Haiti should keep its attention on serving the majority working- and middle-class visitors that travel there each year.

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A new study highlights the uncertainty surrounding Haiti’s decision to prioritize tourism as a part of its development agenda.