Biden’s Rescue Plan

President Joe Biden unveiled last week a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package to help stabilize the faltering U.S. economy.

Más allá del salvavidas del presidente Biden

El Plan de Rescate Americano representa un alivio para Puerto Rico pero debe ser visto como una de las piezas del complejo rompecabezas que constituye la recuperación económica de la isla.

Y la reconstrucción, ¿pa’ cuándo?

Han pasado más de tres años desde que los huracanes Irma y María nos azotaron sin piedad, y todavía la reconstrucción posdesastre parece una promesa lejana y sin cumplir.

Revised Plan of Adjustment

Back in February of this year, the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico reached an agreement with holders of $10.6 billion of Puerto Rico’s General Obligation Bonds and filed a proposed Plan of Adjustment with the Title III court.

Electronic Export Information

A little over a month ago the U.S. Census Bureau published a notice of proposed rulemaking for the elimination of the Electronic Export Information filing requirement for shipments between the United States and Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. While for the most part this notice has flown under the radar, the negative implications it poses over Puerto Rico’s economic data merits our attention.

The intricacies of the election process in the U.S.

This year things are complicated by the COVID-19 pandemic and a record number of voters who have already cast their ballots to avoid the crowd on Election Day. This combination could result in a strange election night.