One of my previous professional incarnations saw me responsible for communicating the value of private equity in Latin America. Defending … Continue reading Latin America and Private Equity: Bringing the Numbers to Life
(via Americas Quarterly Blog) As the U.S. Congress continues discussions on immigration reform, every interest group is struggling to get … Continue reading Latin Americans Coming to Spend, Not Stay
Would you believe that Colombia is the third largest Spanish-speaking country in the world? Trailing only Mexico and the United … Continue reading OECD Thinks Colombia Is “Chévere”
As I’m sitting in Buenos Aires eating one of the guiltiest pleasures known to man, a Chips Ahoy alfajor, I … Continue reading Cave diving for Dollars
Poor Uruguay. Few people could find it on a map. Even fewer could tell what language is spoken. Fewer still … Continue reading “Argentines on Valium”
Cornelius Fleischhaker, whose IMF credentials put him in a privileged seat to see all the shenanigans in the organization’s fraught … Continue reading What have you done for me lately?
Tristeza não tem fim, felicidade sim. (Sadness never ends. Happiness does) -Tom Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes, “A Felicidade” The … Continue reading Is Brazil losing its saudade?