TITLE

Governmental Policies in the Right Direction

AUTHOR(S)
Colón, Rafael Hernández
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Caribbean Business;1/12/2006, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the governmental economic and fiscal policies in Puerto Rico. The operations of the governmental power centers to the operations of the economy. The administration will be implementing its economic-development program aimed at producing a more diversified and sustainable economic development. The administration is also trying to enhance the competitiveness in knowledge-based economic sectors.
ACCESSION #
19644167

 

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