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How Argentina’s peso plunge keeps emerging markets in the spotlight

How Argentina’s peso plunge keeps emerging markets in the spotlight

Marketwatch - Nothing, not even an emergency rate hike, could stop the Argentine peso from plunging Thursday, notching a new low while, separately, Turkey’s currency turmoil continued, ensuring emergi ...

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Argentina’s economic crisis explained in five charts

Argentina’s economic crisis explained in five charts

REUTERS - BUENOS AIRES - After Argentina’s economy boomed in 2017 and market-friendly President Mauricio Macri’s coalition triumphed at legislative elections last October, economists had rosy expectat ...

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Without a stable currency we will not regain confidence or overcome the seizure

Without a stable currency we will not regain confidence or overcome the seizure

Within the framework of the traditional breakfast cycle for members of the Libertad y Progreso Foundation, made with the support of the Naumann Foundation and RELIAL, Economist Aldo Abram pointed out ...

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The Long-Run Effects of Teacher Strikes: Evidence from Argentina

The Long-Run Effects of Teacher Strikes: Evidence from Argentina

eacher industrial action is a prevalent feature of public education systems across the globe. During the past few years teacher strikes have been observed in Argentina, Canada, Chile, China, France, G ...

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With recession looming, Argentina’s Macri lacks options to defend peso

With recession looming, Argentina’s Macri lacks options to defend peso

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - With interest rates sky-high and the economy heading for recession, Argentina’s President Mauricio Macri is running short of options to stem a slide in the peso, economists sa ...

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Power controls and limits is key to clarify cases of corruption in our countries

Power controls and limits is key to clarify cases of corruption in our countries

EL LIBERO - The academic highlights the performance of justice in Brazil and the Argentine press in the Lava Jato processes and the "notebooks of corruption". Invited to Chile by the "Fundación para e ...

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Argentina: A Perfect Storm Creates A Buying Opportunity

Argentina: A Perfect Storm Creates A Buying Opportunity

Introduction 2018 has been a tumultuous year for Argentina. From one of the most severe droughts the country has experienced in decades, to the collapse of the peso and equity markets, to a $50 billio ...

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Separating the Technology of Bitcoin from the Medium of Exchange

Separating the Technology of Bitcoin from the Medium of Exchange

Bitcoin is back in the spotlight as its price has soared in recent weeks. The most enthusiastic advocates see its potential to become a major private currency. But it is important to remember bitcoin ...

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Strong improvement of the country in a ranking of property rights: rose 18 places

Strong improvement of the country in a ranking of property rights: rose 18 places

In line with the improvements in other international measures, such as the Indexes of Economic Freedom or Institutional Quality, Argentina climbed 18 positions in a year (reaching 79 out of 125 countr ...

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The challenges of the new Financial Plan of the stand by The IMF does not replace the need to return to the markets

The challenges of the new Financial Plan of the stand by The IMF does not replace the need to return to the markets

It's now clear that Plan B for the financial risks of fiscal gradualism was sown by President Macri through his dense international diplomatic activity during the first half of his term. This, togethe ...

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