Macri Walks on Thin Ice in Argentina

February 26, 2019

To receive further financial aid from the IMF, the Argentine government has to enforce drastic and unpopular measures ahead of the October elections. The International Monetary Fund recently approved the second review of Argentina’s three-year stand-by agreement. In doing so, $7.6 billion was...

How Argentina Can Rebuild Its Economy

August 17, 2016

Argentina’s economic reintegration to the world is helping the country attract the foreign capital that it needs to control inflation and encourage economic activity. When Mauricio Macri was inaugurated president of Argentina in December 2015, he announced that his biggest goal was to...

Don’t Overlook Obama’s Visit to Argentina

April 02, 2016

Argentina is the only major player in Latin America with a forward looking agenda that offers hope to its people. In the crush of events that always weigh down a US president, and the daily eruptions of the 2016 election campaign, it would be a monumental mistake to underestimate the importance...

Can Argentina’s President-Elect Overcome the Obstacles to Reform?

November 30, 2015

Macri’s election will likely see a shift in Argentina’s foreign policy, notably changing relations with the US, Venezuela and potentially China. The election of Mauricio Macri, the candidate for the Cambiemos (Let’s Change) coalition, as president has been welcomed as a potential turning...