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by admin
Mon Apr 22, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: electric vehicles in chile
Replies: 144
Views: 3252

Re: electric vehicles in chile

natural gas and similar is not some wonder drug. trading co2 emissions for methane https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/emissions-of-methane-a-potent-greenhouse-gas-may-be-underestimated-180947838/ produces methane, that traps 70 times more heat than co2; but breaks down in around 10 years....
by admin
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?

woops almost missed a step.

rich argentinean's and foriegn investors come back with blowtorches to cut up the titanic for scrap metal.
by admin
Sun Apr 21, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?

the ponzi scheme or argentinean shuffle works like this. s.s. argentina hits another iceberg realizing the ship is sinking, they get a loan from the imf, and convince them it is best spent to stabilize the peso. foriegn investors and rich argentinans exit the titanic on the IMF lifeboats by buying d...
by admin
Sun Apr 21, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?

some very subtle, but important points about what is the IMF money is being used for, and how buying pesos really amounts to an exit strategy for international investors from Argentina. Essentialy the IMF is making the same mistake as it did in 2001. https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/arge...
by admin
Sun Apr 21, 2019 6:23 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?

yea, would not want an entire country going through mate withdrawals as they vote.

nationalized industry in Argentina?

yea, i am sure that will workout, for whatever politician and their family that get's to run / "own" it.
by admin
Sat Apr 20, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Argentina Economy, Election, and possible default?

this article has a more detailed list of the price freezes, and most of them are not good: http://www.batimes.com.ar/news/argentina/government-unveils-raft-of-measures-to-tackle-rising-inflation.phtml seems they are all pretty much designed to get macri reelected, using public funds, and little else...
by admin
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings
Replies: 229
Views: 16101

Re: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings

setting aside the argument in that article, i do believe latin america is being under apreciated. in spite of the tendency of latin American countries to commit political and economic suicide on a regular basis, the populations might be smaller than asia but overall are a richer; or, more exactly, l...
by admin
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: electric vehicles in chile
Replies: 144
Views: 3252

Re: electric vehicles in chile

a car like this, if they can get the production right, 350 miles range, at 8,900 to 11,600 dollars. great wall has the resources to do it.

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/04/19/great-w ... nghai.html
by admin
Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings
Replies: 229
Views: 16101

Re: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings

so it looks like this article is calling for an average growth of chile of 3.2%, 3 to 4% mostly, for the next decade.

https://www.df.cl/noticias/economia-y-p ... 53330.html
by admin
Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: electric vehicles in chile
Replies: 144
Views: 3252

Re: electric vehicles in chile

here is my problem, stepping back from the particlure product they are selling. From a "blue widget" stand point, they seem to have an incredible ability to deploy and burn cash on new projects and directions suddendly without warning, and without pausing to consolidate or refine what is working and...
by admin
Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: How can i check if i can leave chile or not?
Replies: 13
Views: 343

Re: How can i check if i can leave chile or not?

why would a car accident have any relevance to your ability to leave the country?

were you arrested?

something is not adding up in this story.
by admin
Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings
Replies: 229
Views: 16101

Re: Chile Wealth, Inequality, and International rankings

well I think this call on latin american growth, out pacing asia might be right; but, for all the wrong reasons. In fact, the reasoning behind it makes me think the author is smoking something. https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2019/03/27/latin-america-economy-now-growing-faster-than-asias/#abd...