Latin American Free-Market Think Tanks Change Strategies To Face Daunting Political Challenges. Por Alejandro Chafuen

14 de febrero de 2020.

In the recently released Global Go To Think Tank Index, Argentina has one of the highest ratios of think tanks to population. The index ranks the country fifth in the world in number of think tanks – five times more per capita than Japan, and twice as much as Canada. Unfortunately, Argentina remains an economic basket case, with many analysts expecting another default of its foreign debt soon. Defenders of the free economy, like me, can retort the mere existence of think tanks is not enough: To help liberate an economy, think tanks that promote free markets are inherently necessary. But that too seems insufficient. Though Latin America has a high concentration of free-market think tanks, their recommendations are often stifled by politicians and business allies with little interest in free economic competition.

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