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inequality

Tax Me, I’m Ecuadorian

EspañolFor Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa, inherited property is a "fundamental factor in inequality." As a result, he thinks it is necessary to modify the tax on inheritances worth more than a hundred basic salary units: that is, those…

Cuba: Slowly Lurching Along

I have often pondered on the enigma which is Cuba, a nation so physically close to the United States, yet a chasm away culturally and economically. The island has gone from Spanish colony to mafia state to communism, and all models have…