The Impact of Short-Term Rentals in Puerto Rico: 2014-2020

This report provides a detailed examination of short-term rentals activity in Puerto Rico and addresses several of the claims made by different groups through a detailed analysis focused on: hosting trends, and the industry’s effects on housing markets and affordability.

Black Start Presentations 

1. Luis Aníbal Avilés РProfessor, University of Puerto Rico Law School 2. Kenneth J. Nemeth РSecretary and Executive Director, Southern States Energy Board 3. Janine Migden-Ostrander РPrincipal, Regulatory Assistance Project 4. Malu Blázquez РExecutive Director, ReImagina Puerto Rico 5. Ruth Santiago РLawyer 6. Hon. Larry Seilhamer РVice President, Puerto Read More

Primer evento de Blueprint

Los impactos de los huracanes Irma y Mar√≠a dejaron al descubierto uno de los problemas m√°s duraderos relacionados a la vivienda en Puerto Rico: la falta de tenencia formal de la tierra y los asentamientos irregulares que albergan a cientos de miles de personas en la isla. Esta situaci√≥n no es √ļnica, sino que se Read More

CNE lanza nueva iniciativa: Blueprint

Click here for the English version En CNE entendemos que es imprescindible desarrollar un marco abarcador de planificaci√≥n y pol√≠tica p√ļblica para atender todo lo relacionado al tema de vivienda y la tenencia de la tierra. Estos asuntos son medulares para la recuperaci√≥n y reconstrucci√≥n de Puerto Rico. Blueprint proveer√° una plataforma de intercambio de Read More

Solving The Puerto Rico Debt Crisis: Policy Priorities

Puerto Rico’s current crisis has been years in the making and is not limited solely to the public debt overhang. At the core of the current predicament is a deteriorated development model and economic institutions that have hindered growth. Thus, any solution enacted by the federal government must provide a workable process conducive to a comprehensive restructuring of the debt and recognize the multifaceted nature of the crisis. Following are the priorities identified by the Center for a New Economy to address the crisis.