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Bianca Fernet was “born” in 2011 out of my frustration with coverage of Argentina’s economy that I felt missed the point and demonstrated a vast chasm between reality. Frankly, everyone else didn’t know what they were talking about so I …

Last week, the Argentine government approved a series of nationwide price increases throughout the public service sector, a move strongly suggested by the International Monetary Fund. They will raise the price of electricity by an average of 55 percent; gas

Argentina’s inflation rose by 3.2 percent in November, according to the latest report by the Indec statistics agency. Even though the figure represents a 2.2 percent decrease compared to October (5.4 percent) and less than half of September’s (6.5 percent), …

An average household comprising two working adults and two children living in the City of Buenos Aires needed roughly AR $23,796 to stay above the poverty line in October, according to the latest report issued by the Buenos Aires City …