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Argentina confident about new deal with IMF, peso rises

Argentina confident about new deal with IMF, peso rises

BUENOS AIRES/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Argentina’s economy minister sounded upbeat on Wednesday about clinching a new deal with the International Monetary Fund after two days of talk ...

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A future conditioned to the responsibility of our politicians

A future conditioned to the responsibility of our politicians

PRENSA ECONÓMICA - To understand what awaits us Argentinians, we must understand how we came to a currency exchange that resulted in a cut of credit for the government and, theref ...

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Argentina unveils ’emergency’ austerity measures, grain export taxes to balance budget

Argentina unveils ’emergency’ austerity measures, grain export taxes to balance budget

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - President Mauricio Macri on Monday announced new taxes on exports in the world’s third-biggest soy producer and steep cuts to government spending in an “e ...

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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 conti ...

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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, economi ...

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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, Ch ...

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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 th ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Argentina’s Economic Recovery: 8 Answers to Explain the Plan

Argentina’s Economic Recovery: 8 Answers to Explain the Plan

IMF - Argentina has put in place a new economic plan that is designed to put the country’s debt on a firm downward path, reduce inflation, and reinforce the independence of the ce ...

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