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The US government once again made its rounds in our corner of the world to check everything is all right in the neighborhood. But while we discuss if these are visits to their run-down backyard or to a fenced, prosperous …

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

Ok that’s a lie.

But he talked about Argentina, so this article counts.  Also Paraguay, like Buenos Aires, is not Paris either.

Back in June, Jeffrey Sachs visited our neighbor to the north Paraguay to discuss the Itaipu Dam, …

Argentina’s own – Pope Francis made international headlines by actually practicing what he preached making a statement on how he doesn’t feel that he is in a position to judge homosexuals. Which is kind of cute because to most of …