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Sunday , 15 September 2019

What is populism?

What is populism?

Emilio Ocampo - It can be useful to view populism as the painless, simplistic and arbitrary “solution” to society’s structural problems  that a charismatic and opportunistic polit ...

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Macri, Bolsonaro: Signing of EU-Mercosur free-trade deal is ‘imminent’

Macri, Bolsonaro: Signing of EU-Mercosur free-trade deal is ‘imminent’

Controversial Brazilian leader visits Argentina for the first time as president, as protesters take to streets. Talks with President Macri focus on Mercosur, boosting respective e ...

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Argentina: The Third Least Competitive Country in the World

Argentina: The Third Least Competitive Country in the World

Argentine unions have implemented a national strike again: the sixth in three years during President Mauricio Macri's tenure. Panampost - There are two news stories in Argentina t ...

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Lost decade spectre haunts Latin America as big economies falter

Lost decade spectre haunts Latin America as big economies falter

BA Times - Latin America – hit by simultaneous contractions in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico – has expanded only 0.7% a year on average during the past few years – barely enough to ...

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Argentina’s Peso, Nothing But Trouble

Argentina’s Peso, Nothing But Trouble

Forbes - This week, Argentina released its February inflation statistics. Inflation spiked, again. Indeed, the official annual inflation rate jumped to 51.3%/yr. While this spike ...

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Argentina Needs an Amputation

Argentina Needs an Amputation

The Epoch Times - The Argentine peso has lost a third of its value relative to the U.S. dollar in the space of three months, and locals have been to this rodeo before. For seven d ...

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Argentina’s Crisis Is Great for Steak But Bad for Ranchers

Argentina’s Crisis Is Great for Steak But Bad for Ranchers

Bloomberg - Juan Eiras was born into a family of ranchers. If not for that, he says, the 55-year-old would have quit the business in 2018, the worst year for raising cattle on Arg ...

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The Four Weapons Argentina Has to Avoid a New Storm in 2019

The Four Weapons Argentina Has to Avoid a New Storm in 2019

Bloomberg - Argentina experienced a real storm in 2018 after the economy fell into recession, the currency dropped the most in the world and the International Monetary Fund came t ...

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An Italian car of a country, Argentina looks great but just doesn’t work

An Italian car of a country, Argentina looks great but just doesn’t work

The Washigngton Post -  Like a grand dame fallen on hard times, Buenos Aires was dimmed by economic collapse. In between its Paris-like cafes and wrought-iron balconies stood the ...

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“Environmentalism” Vs. Environmental Management

“Environmentalism” Vs. Environmental Management

Nowadays, to deny environmental impacts originated from badly managed environmental risks affecting cities, companies, countries, regions and even with perceivable changes at plan ...

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