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All those who only two weeks ago were up in arms, publicly condemning the celebration of a “yanqui” festivity such as Halloween better cover their ears unless they want their heads to explode. Because in what can only …

Sub-Secretary of Consumer Defense Lucila “Pimpi” Colombo made headlines today when she declared that inflation doesn’t exist, and those who say that it does are just trying to get published in the newspapers or gain politically.

Pimpi Colombo is second …

You guys, this is serious.

The world could soon be facing a global wine shortage.

Morgan Stanley Research was the bearer of bad bottle news earlier this week. Turns out we (the world) just squeaked by with supply exceeding demand …

This article is part of a series published under ‘Houdini Economics’, where I will be unraveling the differences between the ‘frontstage’ presentation of policy and discussion, as compared with reality, which exists in the ‘backstage’ behind closed doors. If you

Ambito Financiero ran a short piece on milk prices in Argentina being among the most expensive in the world. As Argentine financial journalism tends to do, they neglected to source any of their prices and instead spent time compiling …

Remember when the Standard Bank sold most of its majority stake in Argentina to the Industrial & Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) last December?

Probably not, which is why you’re now freaking out on Twitter that you got a letter …

Aren’t you tired and frustrated of visiting the mall only to get depressed about how ridiculously expensive clothes are?

Want a t-shirt? 600 pesos.

A pair of jeans? 1000 pesos. Deal with it.

Surely many times we’ve wondered how it …

The so-called “Dollar blue” exchange rate (euphemism for black market rate) skyrocketed in the last two days and it is now AR$8.73 (buying price) and AR$8.68 (selling price).

The Dollar blue exchange rate has climbed 58 cents in the last …