Sunday , 24 June 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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Macri’s coalition allies turn to rivals as Peronism flounders

Macri’s coalition allies turn to rivals as Peronism flounders

Macri is on course for reelection but has to worry about pleasing a broad coalition that seeks increasing influence over his presidency. Macri appears ready to cruise to reelectio ...

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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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Populism: A Global Menace

Populism: A Global Menace

Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS In an article written a year ago, Peruvian writer, erstwhile politician and Nobel Prize winner Mario Vargas Llosa argued that the main threat to the sur ...

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Should Argentina modify the National Statistics Agency?

Should Argentina modify the National Statistics Agency?

It has circulated in different media these days that the current government administration has the purpose of establishing a new INDEC (National Statistics Agency) to replace the ...

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10 points to understand Argentine markets and economy

10 points to understand Argentine markets and economy

EL ECONOMISTA - Analysts from local consultants and brokers think about Argentine markets and the economy. Below we’ve made a 10 point summary of the reports. 1) The operators hav ...

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Argentina looks better from abroad

Argentina looks better from abroad

Ámbito Financiero - It is common to hear or read in the media that the government is angry with local businessmen because they do not invest more. After each trip abroad, Presiden ...

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Economic freedom is, by definition, expansive of creativity and human entrepreneurship.

Economic freedom is, by definition, expansive of creativity and human entrepreneurship.

Often, in debates about economics and politics, liberals are accused of wanting to "adjust people." We have to recognize it. Maybe we have some responsibility because if we are an ...

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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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