Moisés Naím - El Observador Global

Moises Naim (Venezuela, 1952) es columnista y autor de más de diez libros sobre economía y política internacional. Entre 1996 y 2010, Naím dirigió la revista Foreign Policy. Es senior associate en el departamento de economía internacional del Carnegie Endowment for International Peace en Washington DC y columnista en Financial Times. Ha sido director del Banco Central de Venezuela y director ejecutivo del Banco Mundial. Escribe también en La Repubblica y Folha de São Paulo.

"Sometimes failures can also bring progress toward democracy"

Moisés Naím 29/06/2018

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States likes to go against the grain. Born into a peasant family in Uruguay, Luis Almagro grew up to be a rather undiplomatic diplomat. The nemesis of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, he"s also a vegetarian, a sportsman, and he"s become a leftist politician whose defense of democracy has made him a pariah with the apologists of South America"s authoritarian regimes

An opaque world

Moisés Naím 25/06/2018

The best antidote to covert meddling is an independent media, but that too is being stealthily meddled with

Mundo opaco

Moisés Naím 16/06/2018

El mejor antídoto contra lo encubierto son medios de comunicación independientes

Kleptocracy and kakistocracy

Moisés Naím 11/06/2018

In a kleptocracy all high-level government officials are complicit and their priority is to enrich themselves, and use their accumulated wealth to perpetuate themselves in power

Cleptocracia y Cacocracia

Moisés Naím 02/06/2018

Las cacocracias (los gobiernos de los malos) proliferan en sistemas políticos degradados y caóticos que repelen a los talentosos y le abren paso a los peores ciudadanos, o a los menos preparados

Two paradoxes

Moisés Naím 31/05/2018

Hackers and whistle-blowers have pulled back the curtain on the international financial system while autocrats go out of their way to stage fake elections

Dos paradojas

Moisés Naím 26/05/2018

"Hackers" y soplones han dado una inyección de transparencia al sistema financiero internacional