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Argentina’s Central Bank: An Entity That Doesn’t Accept It’s Own Money?

Argentina’s Central Bank: An Entity That Doesn’t Accept It’s Own Money?

 Argentina's Central Bank refuses to take cash. This may seem odd since it is not reasonable that a currency issuer does not accept the currency it issues itself. However, monetary authorities argue t ...

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Hood Robin Protectionism: Taking From the People to Give to the Rich

Hood Robin Protectionism: Taking From the People to Give to the Rich

 Our director Aldo Abram explains why protectionism hurts everyone.     The pressure from sectors that compete with imports for the government to protect them keeps increasing. These demands are relat ...

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Deep State

Deep State

  LyP's economist Iván Carrino analysis how interests created around public spending can drive an expansion of the State and can affect a country's government.   Who really controls Argentin ...

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Populism, The New Enemy of Democracy

Populism, The New Enemy of Democracy

    In this article that appeared on both El Pais (Spain) and La Nación (Argentina),  Nobel Prize winner Mario Vargas Llosa analyzes the threat populism poses to modern liberal democracies and why it ...

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“The Economic Situation Will Improve”

“The Economic Situation Will Improve”

  Economist Agustín Etchebarne was interviewed by Mauro Viale at A24, where he declared that “the current economic situation will improve slightly throughout the year, not as much as the government wo ...

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Libertad y Progreso in Forbes

Libertad y Progreso in Forbes

We are honored to have been mentioned in Alejandro Chafuen´s article about the social media presence of free-market think tanks for Forbes Magazine.  Free-Market think tanks continue to expand their e ...

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On Housing and Administrators

On Housing and Administrators

   Our executive director Agustín Etchebarne writes in Clarin about the housing sector in Buenos Aires.  Ana María Ugarte cannot pay the expenses for her one room apartment in Mataderos.  A 67-year-ol ...

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In Education, It´s Time to Learn

In Education, It´s Time to Learn

Edgardo Zablotsky, member of the National Academy of Education and Vice-Chancellor of the Universidad del CEMA, analysis Betsy DeVos´s policy and why school choice can improve education.   The US is a ...

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CATO Handbook for Policymakers

CATO Handbook for Policymakers

Any libertarian interested in creating effective policies should read CATO´s latest handbook.   Lear more about CATO    ...

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Ten Fundamental Laws of Economics

Ten Fundamental Laws of Economics

In the midst of so many economic fallacies being repeatedly seemingly without end, it may be helpful to return to some of the most basic laws of economics. Here are ten of them that bear repeating aga ...

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