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Ricardo López Murphy: “Gradualism is much more expensive than an initial correction”

Ricardo López Murphy: “Gradualism is much more expensive than an initial correction”

INFOBAE - The former Minister of Economy for the Alliance, Ricardo Lopez Murphy, analyzed the sharp drop in share prices in Argentina and the world in recent weeks, along with a p ...

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Argentina’s gamble on economic gradualism is working, so far

Argentina’s gamble on economic gradualism is working, so far

AT THE height of summer, workers bundled up in blue snowsuits are hauling boxes of ice lollies in and out of freezers at a small factory near Buenos Aires, Argentina’s capital. Th ...

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Eradicate poverty, do not demolish wealth

Eradicate poverty, do not demolish wealth

By the time you finish reading this article, if you reach the end, about six hundred people from all over the world would have come out of poverty. In 1990 35% of the world popula ...

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Could a New Currency Be the Solution to Argentina’s Never-Ending Inflation Problem?

Could a New Currency Be the Solution to Argentina’s Never-Ending Inflation Problem?

Since its founding in 1935, inflation has averaged 55 percent per year. Since its issuance by the BCRA, 13 zeros have been added to national currency. The Argentine state monopoly ...

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Currently in Argentina, there are no inflation goals

Currently in Argentina, there are no inflation goals

La Nación - The ideal system for a country, that lived for a long time with strong price rises and doesn’t have a reliable indicator of its variation, is that of inflation goals s ...

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In times of virtual private currencies, Hayek comments on how he would handle one if he were a Swiss banker issuing

In times of virtual private currencies, Hayek comments on how he would handle one if he were a Swiss banker issuing

In his book "Denationalization of money" Hayek deals with the issue of monetary policy and makes a proposal of "currency competition", whose discussion is appropriate in every cou ...

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Subsidies fall but state spending continues to rise

Subsidies fall but state spending continues to rise

Translated from La Nación - Soon after announcing the last increase in prices of trains and buses, the Minister of Transport, Guillermo Dietrich, admitted that in spite of these i ...

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Argentina’s Outlook for 2018

Argentina’s Outlook for 2018

Argentina is entering president Macri’s third year in office: it appears it will be in tune with the end of the previous year, with the economy growing at a rate of 3%, with somew ...

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Key day for the interest rate: neither the Central Bank of Argentina nor the political wing are right

Key day for the interest rate: neither the Central Bank of Argentina nor the political wing are right

The BCRA (Argentina’s Central Bank) is not the one that establishes the market interest rate to lower inflation but rather it is the market that, in fact, sets the interest rate f ...

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A normal country requires well-educated citizens and that they assume themselves as such

A normal country requires well-educated citizens and that they assume themselves as such

AUARIO DESAFÍO EXPORTAR - Argentina has started the road to be a normal country. No doubt. The discussion may be whether is it going too slowly or not. Of course, it is worth aski ...

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