The Party System: Change or Stagnation, Robert Anderson; Puerto Rican Political Participation: New York City and Puerto Rico, Angelo Falcón; The Puerto Rican Labor Movement: The U.S. Connection, Miles Galvin; Puerto Rico 1948-1979: The Limits of Dependent Growth, José; Joaquín Villamil; The Transfer Economy of Puerto Rico: Towards an Urban Ghetto, Elías Gutiérrez; Crops vs. Coupons: Food Stamps and Agricultural Development in Puerto Rico, Richard Weisskoff; The Economic Implications of Statehood, Bertram Finn; Ideological Links Between Puerto Rican and U.S. Political Parties, Juan Manuel García-Passalacqua; The American Statehood Process and Its Relevance to Puerto Rico’s Colonial Reality, Luis Dávila and Nélida Jiménez; U.S. Policy and Puerto Rico, Alfred Stepan.