“These essays present views on economic issues that are as close to official positions as one can find in English.” Journal of Economic Literature

 “Serve[s] to redress… the bias in the study of the island’s economy due to it having been made chiefly by analysts looking from the outside in and often with ideologically tinted glasses.” International Journal of Cuban Studies

 Useful for understanding the economic challenges that Raul inherited. -- Latin American Research Review

 Sets a good precedent to analyze and understand the measures that began to be implemented since 2011.-- Caribbean Studies