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Luis Pablo de la Horra

Assistant Professor of Finance

  • E-mail luispablo.horra@uva.es
  • Institution University of Valladolid (Spain)

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Milei's Policy Challenges

Argentina welcomes a new president. Defying poll predictions of a technical tie, the anarcho-capitalist candidate Javier Milei achieved a resounding victory over Peronist Sergio Massa in the runoff by a wide margin. The unexpected turn of events led to Massa conceding defeat even before the official results were announced, surprising many observers.

In Defense of Short Selling

The recent GameStop controversy has once again turned the spotlight on short selling (i.e., the practice of borrowing a stock you don’t own and sell it on the market). This isn’t the first time. Short selling has been under scrutiny for decades, with many countries imposing restrictions on this practice during periods of economic and financial crises.

Sometimes the best thing to do on election day is to stay at home

It was trumpeted (if you’ll forgive the pun) as the most important election in decades, and America 2020 didn’t disappoint. Although numbers are still to be confirmed, the Trump vs Biden presidential election saw a record voter turnout with two-thirds of the electorate going to the polls on election day. This represents the highest turnout in more than 100 years.





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