The Puerto Rican debt crisis is an ongoing financial crisis related to the amount
of debt owed ... The crisis has caused Puerto Rico's government to adopt policies
that will ideally ... Discussi...
Jun 20, 2012 ... A set of incentives for home buyers in Puerto Rico has helped stimulate the
housing market there, and some experts think they could help on ...
Jul 1, 2016 ... It easily found investors. ... It was not the first large payment Puerto Rico has
missed in recent months ... has pressed Congress to put together a solution for
Puerto Rico. ... This is not just a matter of financial liabilities and litigation. ... The
debt was tax-exempt for investors throughout the United States and ...
May 5, 2015 ... The island of Puerto Rico is many things: a tropical paradise, a U.S. ... the
financial crisis has been front page news in Puerto Rico, and people ...
May 2, 2016 ... Puerto Rico's problems are symptomatic of irresponsible budgeting ...
Republican proposals in Congress have called for such a board to help the
island reassess its financial ... Under current U.S. law, cities can declare
bankruptcy. .... job of managing the economy than the present bunch who have
put the ...
Sep 1, 2015 ... The best solutions will be home-grown and leave the ... Puerto Rico with other
commonwealths within the United States ... Given Puerto Rico's financial straits,
the same scholars have now ... A bailout is unlikely — and as Greece found out,
to qualify for a bailout you have to surrender a lot of sovereignty.
Mar 24, 2016 ... In fact, few people involved in the Puerto Rico debt debate have a purely selfless
interest in coming up with a neat and timely solution to the crisis. ... of Antonio
Weiss, the U.S. Treasury's point man for Puerto Rico? ... face a financial crisis of
some sort, and one of their clients is the Puerto Rican governmen...
Jan 25, 2016 ... That's how Puerto Rico got itself into this mess. ... I follow the evolution and
devolution of monetary and financial policy ... Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has
sent a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives to update Congress ...
Jan 28, 2016 ... Getting Puerto Rico back on solid economic footing will take a ... The economy is
not expected to reach 2006 real GNP levels until the next decade if present
trends continue ... “What this tells us is that the economy will have lost close to 20
... So there is no quick solution, and during that period there are a lot ...
Dec 10, 2015 ... Puerto Rico faces an imminent financial crisis caused by decades of
economically ... Claiming that this U.S. territory has no options on its own, the
President ... From the very first line of its four-step solution, the roadmap fails to ...