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All Posts Tagged With: "argentina"

World Links: Albanians Go to the Polls, President of Honduras Exiled

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 29th, 2009 | Comments

The Empty ATM: Argentina Responds to Global Financial Crisis

Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner announced on Tuesday that the country would nationalize $30 billion in private pension funds to protect retirees from the global financial crisis.

Oct 23rd, 2008 | Comments

Suicide Bombers: Map: Recent Suicide Terror: Argentina

In 1994, Argentina saw the deadliest anti-Semitic attack since World War II.

Jul 1st, 2004 | Comments

The Empty ATM: Introduction

(August 8, 2002) In December 2001, the Argentinian government defaulted on $155 billion in public debt. Since then, this once-wealthy country has gone through five presidents and watched its currency fall by more than 70 percent. How do people survive in a broken economy?

Aug 8th, 2002 | Comments

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The Empty ATM: Video: Full Episode

In December 2001, the Argentinian government defaulted on $155 billion in public debt. The Empty ATM chronicles how its citizens coped.

Aug 8th, 2002 | Comments

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