All posts tagged economy

Fiscal Plan for P.R. built on ‘fantasy’ economic projections
February 20, 2018, No Comments

The most recent version of Puerto Rico’s fiscal plan for its central government would chart the future of the island, ...

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 ...

PRMA urges OBoard to ‘reconsider its role and objectives’
January 17, 2018, No Comments

Given the impact on Puerto Rico’s economy from the onslaught of Hurricanes Irma and María, the collapse of the island ...

PRMA: ’18 brings ‘high level of uncertainty,’ ‘important challenges’
January 2, 2018, No Comments

The new year that began yesterday is already characterized by a high level of uncertainty, largely due to the changes th ...

Study: Hurricane María unmasks PR’s poverty, whose face is female
December 19, 2017, No Comments

When Hurricane María hit Puerto Rico it uncovered the poverty that exists in the island, which makes it the poorest Uni ...

1st phase of PR government’s ‘Assets Map’ unveiled
December 15, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico government's main economic development agency unveiled Thursday the first phase of the Asset Map, create ...

Economic firm: Hurricanes revealed PR’s ‘broken’ infrastructure
November 24, 2017, No Comments

Hurricanes Irma and María — which clobbered Puerto Rico back-to-back in September — revealed the island’s broken ...

Gov. gives small businesses 5-week sales tax hiatus
November 9, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló signed several executive orders to boost the economy, including one that exempts smal ...

At AEI panel, economists debate PR’s post-María future
November 8, 2017, 4 Comments

Seven weeks after Hurricane María devastated Puerto Rico, most of its 3.4 million inhabitants still don’t have electr ...