Friday , 21 September 2018

Argentina seeks $US30b IMF financing to address peso volatility

Argentina seeks $US30b IMF financing to address peso volatility

Financial Review - Argentina asked the International Monetary Fund for financing to help stem a five-month-rout in the peso that is sparking a surge in interest rates and threaten ...

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The dollar puts Macri between the sword and the wall

The dollar puts Macri between the sword and the wall

Last week, we witnessed a true exchange rate as it had not been seen in the country for a long time. In a period of only 5 days, the Central Bank sold 7% of its international rese ...

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In spite of everything, Argentina is on the right track

In spite of everything, Argentina is on the right track

Aldo Abram, Director at Libertad y Progreso, referred to the criticism that the national government has received for the increases in tariffs and the gradualism it is applying to ...

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“A global crisis is approaching and Argentina must be ready for that”

“A global crisis is approaching and Argentina must be ready for that”

La Nación-   Aldo Abram is a man of precise and forceful definitions. As an economist and director of the Libertad y Progreso Foundation, he believes that, in terms of reform of t ...

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What balance will we make in 2019 of the Macri administration?

What balance will we make in 2019 of the Macri administration?

Doing futurology and projecting the economy of these two years 2018-2019, we ask ourselves -in balance mode- how it would end Mauricio Macri his first government in the National E ...

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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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The foreign policy of Cambiemos and the ideas of Alberdi

The foreign policy of Cambiemos and the ideas of Alberdi

After years of irrelevancy and decadence in regard to the Argentine insertion in the world, a cocktail that had positioned it as a frontier market (less than an emergent) it is ur ...

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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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Why is Economic Recovery Slow To Arrive?

Why is Economic Recovery Slow To Arrive?

Our Executive Director, economist  Aldo Abram, explains why Argentina should respect its institutions if it wants to attract investments and grow. It shouldn’t be surprising that ...

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