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A market can properly function and prosper when consumption, savings and investments are aligned and in perfect balance.

P.R. economic activity shows 2.6 percent drop Y-O-Y in March
May 11, 2018, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s Economic Activity Index, released by the Economic Development Bank, reached a level of 119.3 in March.

P.R.’s economic activity down 4.2% year-over-year in February
April 24, 2018, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s Economic Development Bank released the Economic Activity Index for the month of February 2018, which rev ...

Hurricane María, a ‘game changer’ for P.R.’s economic forecasts
April 23, 2018, No Comments

Hurricane María caused historic record damages in infrastructure and business interruption, impacting all dimensions of ...

Banking exec Carrión: ‘We have to see about rebuilding P.R. differently’
March 21, 2018, No Comments

Puerto Rico needs to attack a series of urgent needs to rebuild the island in the wake of Hurricane María, as well as f ...

CPA’s unveils roadmap for P.R.’s long-term sustainable development
March 16, 2018, 1 Comment

The CPA Foundation unveiled the results of a study providing suggestions for Puerto Rico’s reconstruction and long-ter ...

Senator files bill to develop P.R.’s ‘sharing economy’ sector
February 28, 2018, 1 Comment

In response to the growing trend of businesses under the “sharing economy” model, Sen. Zoé Laboy-Alvarado, presente ...

P.R.’s creditors unite to call for ‘credible, pro-growth’ Fiscal Plan
February 15, 2018, No Comments

A group of creditors, which collectively holds a substantial portion of Puerto Rico's outstanding $73 billion public deb ...

P.R.’s CNE among top think tanks in the world
February 15, 2018, No Comments

For the fifth year in a row, Puerto Rico’s Center for a New Economy (CNE) has been included in the most recent edition ...

Analysis: PR should look to other countries to put economy on stronger track
January 29, 2018, 2 Comments

Puerto Rico’s economic model must change its old ways and look to what has worked for other countries other than the U ...

Study: No new growth strategy will work without debt restructuring
January 17, 2018, 1 Comment

Before Hurricane María, if Puerto Rico were to pay off its debt without completely choking off economic and social deve ...