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

Moody’s: P.R.’s economy will shrink 6-7% in ’18
June 12, 2018, No Comments

Following a contraction of 6.2 percent in 2017, Moody’s Credit Standards and Strategy Group expects Puerto Rico’s ec ...

Data collection starts for P.R. 2017 Economic Census
June 7, 2018, No Comments

Companies doing business in Puerto Rico will soon be receiving questionnaires to fill out for the Puerto Rico 2017 Econo ...

P.R.’s economic activity shows slight uptick in April
June 5, 2018, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s Economic Activity Index, released by the Economic Development Bank, reached a level of 119.9 in April 20 ...

Expert: Labor reform, expanded tourism would steer P.R. economy forward
June 4, 2018, 1 Comment

The Puerto Rican economy would get a full point of economic growth with proper labor market reforms, and would largely b ...

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 ...