Global Economy / Nicolás Cachanosky

Governments Turn to the UN to Avoid Paying Their Debts

Global EconomyTaxes and SpendingMoney and Banking

09/29/2015Mises Wire
The United Nations recently passed a resolution in which those who lend money to governments are denounced as "vultures" while the governments themselves are portrayed as hapless victims. This isn't exactly a complete and accurate picture of the situation.
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The Bait-and-Switch Behind Economic Populism

Booms and BustsGlobal EconomyTaxes and Spending

05/26/2015Mises Wire
Economic populists have become skilled at causing economic calamities while escaping the blame. Instead, it’s the non-populists that end up picking up the pieces while getting the blame for the unemployment and wealth destruction that follows in the wake of populist economic policies.
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You Can't Run an Economy With Spreadsheets

Global Economy

09/07/2014The Free Market
Argentina’s economic minister, Axel Kicillof, has become famous for his assertion that it is possible to centrally manage the economy now because we have spreadsheets.
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Understanding Argentina’s Coming Default

Booms and BustsGlobal Economy

08/08/2014Audio/Video
The Argentine government has a habit of spending without restraint and then trying to cheat its creditors. But this time, it's run into a problem, writes Nicolás Cachanosky. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Robert Hale.
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Economies are Not Destroyed in a Day

Free MarketsGlobal EconomyInterventionism

10/25/2013Mises Daily Articles
Most economists and policy analysts seem to have a superficial reading of economic variables.
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How the Fed Causes Booms and Busts in South America

Booms and BustsThe FedGlobal Economy

09/28/2013Mises Daily Articles
The two largest economic crises in Latin America in the last 60 years occurred after the two largest periods of loose monetary policy by the Fed: 1980 and 2009.
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