Category Archives: Finance

¿Qué quiere decir que la Argentina crezca 3%?

¿Es mucho, es poco? Es las dos cosas. Lo que sigue es una explicación rápida, ignorando un montón de factores importantes, de qué quiere decir ese 3% que predice el Banco Mundial para el bolsillo y las elecciones. La forma más clara que se me ocurre de explicar ese 3% es pensar qué pasaría si […]

Article in La Nación

Last Sunday I was lucky enough to have an article [in Spanish] published in La Nación's Economía para No Economistas: El PBI Medido en "Globones". It's a 30,000 ft. look at the Argentine economy around three numbers, and a look at how old, deep, and stable are the dynamics when seen from this point of […]

The informal sector Singularity

At the intersection of cryptocurrencies and the "gig economy" lies the prospect of almost self-contained shadow economies with their own laws and regulations, vast potential for fostering growth, and the possibility of systematic abuse. There have always been shadow, "unofficial" economies overlapping and in some places overruling their legal counterparts. What's changing now is that […]