TITLE

Divided WE FALL

AUTHOR(S)
Martinez, Jose
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Caribbean Business;2/28/2002, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Emphasizes the importance of a computer-literate workforce in the competitive capability of Puerto Rico. Country's shift from a manufacturing-based economy to other types of industries; Need to close the digital divide to stay competitive; Importance of technology to the country's economic growth.
ACCESSION #
6265608

 

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