Estudios Técnicos, Inc. (ETI) is Puerto Rico's leading economic, market strategies and planning consulting firm, with twenty five years of experience and a staff of 28 professionals, in addition to a team of field workers and supervisors, as well as associates in specialized areas on call for specific assignments.
The firm has a record of strong participation in economic and social policy related initiatives. This includes: the preparation of the State Housing Plan: 2011-2015, the Enhanced Comprehensive HIV Prevention Plan, Puerto Rico`s External Trade Strategic Plan, PRIDCO`s Strategic Plan, the Impact of Cloud Computing on Puerto Rico`s Economy, the Reform of Puerto Rico`s Capital Markets, initiatives in the area of science and technology, and a major study on CAFTA+DR, among others.
It has strong capacity in providing technical assistance for the implementation, monitoring and compliance of programs derived from federal and local regulations and in the planning and evaluation of social programs and economic initiatives. ETI develops best use options for properties throughout Puerto Rico, prepares environmental justice and socio-economic impact studies for major public infrastructure and private projects and carries out site selection studies for firms in different sectors.
The firm provides support to a large number of firms and non-profit organizations in preparing business plans, marketing strategies and in their strategic planning processes. It also provides litigation support services. ETI produces the housing demand studies for the PR Bankers Association. The current study covers the period 2011-2015. The firm produces the quarterly Construction and Sales Activity Report that incorporates a unique data base on all new housing projects in Puerto Rico.
ETI has strong market research capabilities and provides support to new and existing firms in market development, in the introduction of new products and in developing market entry strategies.
A major strength of the firm is its interdisciplinary character and the opportunities this creates for enriching project results and undertaking complex assignments requiring the integration of various disciplines. Over the years the capacity to handle complex assignments has been one of the firm`s strengths.