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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 d     The pressure from sectors that compete with imports for the government to protect them keeps increasing. These demands are related to the increasing arrival of products ...

  • “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 ...

  • 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 tha ...

  • Protectionism: A Trap for the US

    Protectionism: A Trap for the US

      This article by our executive director Aldo Abram originally appeared in Ambito Financiero and explains why protectionism ends up preventing growth.  Ever since Donald Trump won ...

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 d     The pressure from sectors that compete with imports for the government to protect them keeps increasing. These demands are related to the increasing arrival of products ...

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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 ...

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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 th ...

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Protectionism: A Trap for the US

Protectionism: A Trap for the US

  This article by our executive director Aldo Abram originally appeared in Ambito Financiero and explains why protectionism ends up preventing growth.  Ever since Donald Trump won ...

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Exchange Rate Appreciation or Cheap Dollars: Who is to Blame?

Exchange Rate Appreciation or Cheap Dollars: Who is to Blame?

By Aldo Abram, Executive Director, Fundación Libertad y Progreso.-   Whenever someone is looking for whom to blame for the 2015/16 economic crisis their finger tends to point towa ...

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Argentina´s Total Public Debt Will Add Up to US $303.000 Million, or 58,8% of Its GDP

Argentina´s Total Public Debt Will Add Up to US $303.000 Million, or 58,8% of Its GDP

                                An investigation carried out by economist Julio Pierkarz signals the total public debt Macri´s administration has received, taking into account tri ...

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You Can´t Tame the Deficit with Laws that Freeze Public Spending or Try to Ensure  Fiscal Responsibility

You Can´t Tame the Deficit with Laws that Freeze Public Spending or Try to Ensure Fiscal Responsibility

Increasing tax pressure, taking on debt and issuing money are the three ways, all of them destructive, to continue holding the current level of public spending. The extraordinary ...

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Dujovne Will Face a Quixotic Task

Dujovne Will Face a Quixotic Task

  For Aldo Abram, executive director of Libertad y Progreso, more question arise from the advent of Mr. Dujovne at the Treasury than from the departure of Mr. Prat Gay, who he bla ...

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The Challenge of Fiscal Responsibility

The Challenge of Fiscal Responsibility

 Our director Manuel Solanet analyzes the economic state of Argentina.   Over the last 70 years Argentina has lost its fiscal discipline. There were moments in which the governmen ...

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