Friday, February 3, 2023

All posts by Miguel A. Ferrer

  • Time to Turn the Page

    After surviving a tumultuous five-year period that has included the effects of fiscal restructuring, Hurricane María, seismic Lactivity and Hurricane Fiona, it is time to turn the page for Puerto Rico. I have argued recently that we...

    • Posted October 21, 2022
  • Looking Beyond Fiona

    Once again, Puerto Rico made headline news around the world – the result of another catastrophe. This time, it was about the impact of Fiona, and what may turn out to be historic rainfall. Certainly, we need...

    • Posted October 3, 2022
  • Let’s give Puerto Rico the momentum it needs

    On the fifth anniversary of Hurricane María on September 20, we want to make sure we do not waste any more time rebuilding Puerto Rico, but gain economic momentum. A few days ago, we received a visit...

    • Posted September 9, 2022
  • Careful with Maligning Investors, We Need Them

    I have observed with increasing concern a growing sentiment against Act 22 investors, particularly when it comes to the housing market. After years in which Puerto Rico’s economy has experienced chronic disinvestment and massive capital loss, it...

    • Posted April 24, 2022
  • A Need for Justice

    A great debate has ensued after the approval of the plan of adjustment for Puerto Rico’s bankruptcy over who won and who lost. The reality is that Puerto Rico found itself buried under a mountain of obligations...

    • Posted March 5, 2022
  • A New Look at Acts 20/22

    As we begin 2022, there are several key positive developments that facilitate Puerto Rico’s future path. Yet as we look beyond this year, we should focus on adding crucial pieces to support a healthy economy once again,...

    • Posted February 10, 2022
  • Santurce es Ley

    Public Art Has Been Emerging in Various Urban Areas of Puerto Rico, Especially San Juan

    • Posted February 1, 2019
  • Coming Soon: Publisher’s Corner

    'We will all benefit from these leaders’ collective wisdom'

    • Posted November 9, 2018
  • Let’s Avoid Total Annihilation

    The Fiscal Plan proposed by the administration of Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and approved by the Financial Oversight & Management Board unfortunately includes a powerful time bomb that can cause devastating effects on Puerto Rico’s society and economy....

    • Posted March 24, 2017
  • [Editorial] Beware: Title III vs. Title VI

      The wrong choice could have disastrous consequences! Promesa, or the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management & Economic Stability Act, provides a map where there was none to restructure our debt and reorganize our finances. Yet, the discussion...

    • Posted January 12, 2017