30/03/2021Sr. Canciller Forbes - Estados Unidos Economía Agustino Fontevecchia
The most important issue in the bilateral agenda at this juncture is the International Monetary Fund
30/03/2021Argentina Forbes - Estados Unidos Economía Agustino Fontevecchia
The Alberto Fernández administration has found itself locked once again in Argentina’s usual conundrum: how to tame inflation while winning elections.
21/01/2021Argentina Forbes - Estados Unidos Economía Agustino Fontevecchia
How long will Economy Minister Martín Guzmán last? First, he suffered a last second modification to the 2021 budget which increased the fiscal deficit substantially. Then, he was forced to swallow a sudden change to the formula used to calculate retiree and pension payments, further increasing pressure on already strained government coffers, orchestrated by none other than Senate President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner.
29/10/2020Sr. Canciller Forbes - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Agustino Fontevecchia
The Venezuela issue dominated the political agenda a few weeks ago in Argentina. The focus was put on the country’s position before different multilateral organizations, namely the United Nations and the Organization of American States, where Argentina’s representatives voted for and against a series of reports accusing the Nicolás Maduro’s government of the systematic violation of human rights, including 7,000 executions.
07/05/2019Argentina Forbes - Estados Unidos Política Agustino Fontevecchia
Financial turbulence is a hard thing to explain, as it is generally kicked off by emotional reactions. Much ink has been spent on analyzing irrational behavior in markets, yet these runs, which generate negative feedback loops that are by definition chaotic and therefore destructive, are also the consequence of real situations of stress, as is the case currently in Argentina.
02/07/2018Argentina Forbes - Estados Unidos Economía Agustino Fontevecchia
For the first time since taking office, Argentinian President Mauricio Macri has been at a complete loss as to what to do.