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Daniel Duarte

Daniel Duarte

Daniel Duarte is Econ Americas' Spanish and English editor. A journalist and university instructor, he studied philosophy at the National University of Asunción, Paraguay. He holds a certificate in English-Spanish translation from the University of Toronto, Canada. Follow @dduart3.

Brazil economic reform

Brazil’s Rocky Road to Economic Reform

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Polarization Has Stalled Fiscal Overhaul, Privatization Agenda

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Honduran startup cities

Honduran Startup Cities Race to Prove Worth

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Opposition Parties Vow to Dismantle Autonomous Investment Hubs ZEDEs

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Ecuador investors

Ecuador Back on the Radar of Investors

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New Promarket Administration Injects Optimism

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Mexico FDI

Why Mexico Leads FDI in Latin America

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US Recovery Fuels Export-Oriented Industries

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investors bolivia

What Investors Want to See from Bolivia

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Institutional Degradation Undermines Natural Resources Industry

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latin american tax havens and tax hells

Latin American Tax Havens and Tax Hells

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New Era of Fiscal Voracity Sweeps the World

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Google datacenter Uruguay
Google’s plot is in a privately run free-trade zone called the Sciences Park. (Zona Franca PDLC)

Why Google Picked Uruguay

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Chile’s Loss Is Southern Cone Neighbor’s Gain

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Colombia Medical Cannabis
Producing a gram of cannabis in Colombia costs approximately $0.05 compared to $1.5 in North America. (Seed Finder)

Bureaucracy Nips Colombia’s Medical Cannabis in the Bud

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Five years have passed since Colombia jumped on the medical-cannabis bandwagon and joined the 20-plus countries that have incentivized its production and commerce.

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MILA
MILA will not take off until member countries harmonize investment rules and provide tax incentives. (MILA)

The Latin American Integrated Market (MILA): A Misnomer?

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Lack of Harmonization, Red Tape Hamper Investment

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alternative investments scrutiny
WeWork's 2019 IPO fiasco was a wake-up call for venture capital. (Wikimedia)

Can Alternative Investments Withstand Mainstream Scrutiny?

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Once deemed the Wild West of finance, alternative investments have matured and doubled their market share over the past 15 years.

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