Category - Economy & Migration

In this section, we will hear about the Hurricane’s impact on the island’s economy, employment, and migration to the mainland. Our teams spoke with a number of small business owners, fishermen, laborers, and financial experts.


Yamil Colon

Yamil Colon is the Melchor Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Notre Dame.


Nelson Urbina

The Michigan Teach-Out team was fortunate to be in Puerto Rico for the annual ritual known as La Noche de San Juan. This celebration takes place on...


Lucas Mulea

Lucas Mulea is a resident of San Juan and has been unemployed since the hurricane hit. In this impromptu interview in the Santurce district of San...

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