Health & Education

Health Care

Greg Allen, “SOS: Puerto Rico Is Losing Doctors, Leaving Patients Stranded,” NPR, March 12, 2016.

Lizette Alvarez and Abby Goodnough, “Puerto Ricans Brace for Crisis in Health Care,” New York Times, August 2, 2015.

Adriana Garriga-López, and Shir Lerman, with Jessica Mulligan, Alexa Dietrich, Carlos E. Rodríguez-Díaz, and Ricardo Vargas-Molina, “Public Statement on Zika Virus in Puerto Rico,” Savage Minds, March 15, 2016.

Marga Parés Arroyo“Hospitales en bancarrota” El Nuevo Día May 18, 2016

Marga Parés Arroyo, “La crisis fiscal trastoca la salud mental,” El Nuevo Día, May 6, 2017.

Jessica Mulligan Unmanageable Care: An Ethnography of Health Care Privatization in Puerto Rico (New York: NYU Press, 2014).

Public Education

Frances Robles, “Puerto Rico’s Debt Crisis Claims Another Casualty: Its Schools,” New York TImes, May 10, 2017.

Estas son las escuelas públicas que el gobierno cerraráEl Nuevo Dia May 5, 2017

Yana Kunichoff, “Amid Puerto Rico’s financial crisis, communities fight to keep schools”  The Christian Science Monitor, March 21, 2017.

Catherine Morris “The Future of Puerto Rican EducationThe Nation, October 1, 2015.

Mary Williams Walsh “In Puerto Rico, Teachers’ Pension Fund Works Like a Ponzi Scheme” New York Times March 8, 2017

Rupert Neate, “Hedge funds tell Puerto Rico: lay off teachers and close schools to pay us back,” The Guardian, July 28, 2015.