The frequency of popular consultations in Latin America are testimony of the return of direct democracy. However, Uruguay and Ecuador use these tools differently.
Panama and Ecuador are two of the three fully dollarized economies in Latin America and have witnessed benefits of this controversial measure. But does dollarization have a place in a shifting geoeconomic order?
Massacres and altercations have marked the past three years in Ecuadorian prisons and the State’s actions and policies raise questions.
In the past 4 years, Ecuador experienced two national strikes with similar leaders and very different outcomes.