In the winter of 2008, I was teaching at the University of Palermo (UP) in Buenos Aires. We were in a tall building overlooking the port and I noted an excess of ships in the harbor. It turned out …
The term “net neutrality” is in the news. It sounds good, but what does it really mean? To understand, you have to know how global communications “works”. This is explained and conclusions on “net neutrality” are offered.
The problems Argentina is having in trying to resolve its debt issues is the manifestation of a larger problem – how should the financial defaults of countries be handled. Government defaults are not the same as private defaults. But they are important and at present, they are ‘worked out” largely on an ad hoc basis.