Macri’s win is a major change for Argentina, and region

Lourdes Casanova, academic director of the Emerging Markets Institute at Cornell University’s Johnson School of Business and a member of several taskforces working on Latin America at the World Economic Forum, comments on Mauricio Macri’s victory in Argentina and says the president-elect will need to be fast and forceful with his agenda of change. Casanova […]

Balance of power shifting among Argentina’s political parties

Argentina is set to hold run-off elections next month after close results in the latest election cycle. The winner will succeed Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner as Argentina’s president. Cornell University government professor and Latin American politics expert Kenneth Roberts says after 12 years of rule by the moderately leftist Peronist government, the balance of power […]