As Chile Elects a Conservative, is Latin America Cooling on Populism?
Bonds & Loans
Published: 13 February 2018 04:51
Chilean politics is often seen as a bellwether for deeper shifts occurring across the continent’s political scene. The recent election of the “old new” president Sebastián Piñera is in line with the apparent swing to the right seen in recent years – but, more importantly, indicates that politics in Latin America is becoming more nuanced, predictable and mature.