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 Puerto Rico's Economy under Spanish Rule
   -Puerto Rico's Economy under Spanish Rule
   -The Encomienda System
   -The Hegemony of Foreign Capital in Puerto Rico's Economy
 Puerto Rico's Economy during the 19th Century
   -Coffee Estates
   -Coffee in Maricao
   -Coffee in the 19th Century
   -Hacienda La Esperanza/ Sugar mill
   -Sharecroppers (in the 19th century)
   -The Arrival of the Train in Puerto Rico
   -The First Steps of the Union Movement
   -The Laborers' Notebook
 Economic Transition from 19th to 20th Century
   -Barceloneta: Plazuela Central Sugar Mill
   -Coloso Central Sugar Mill
   -Mercedita Central Sugar Mill
   -Processing sugar
   -Salinas: Brief history of Aguirre Central Sugar Mill
   -Santa Juana Central Mill
   -Sugar in Puerto Rico
   -Sugar mills: Structures and Machinery
   -The 500 Acres Law
   -The Decline of the Coffee Industry in Puerto Rico
   -The Devaluation of the Peso and the Imposition of the Dollar as Official Currency
   -The Economic Reasons for the U.S. Invasion of Puerto Rico
   -The Inclusion of Puerto Rico in Cabotage Laws and its Economic Impact on the Island
   -Vives Sugar Refinery, Guayama
 Consequences of the Great Depression of 1930's
   -The New Deal Programs
 The 1940's
 The Puerto Rican Economy in the Post-War Era
   -Operation Bootstrap (1947)
   -The Puerto Rican Economy in the Post-War Era
 The Era of Light Industry (1948-1965)
   -The Era of Light Industry (1948- 1965): Clothing, Textiles and Canning Industries
   -The Needlework Industry and its Impact on Gender Relations
 The Era of Heavy Industry (1965-1982)
   -Section 936
   -The Period of Heavy and Semi-Heavy Industry (1965-1982)
   -The Petroleum Refining Industry in Puerto Rico
 The High Tech Era (1976- to present)
 Current Issues in the Puerto Rican Economy
   -Processing Coffee
   -The Food Stamp Program
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