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Mon Apr 12, 2021, 07:46 AM

Millionaire Banker Beats Economist to Take Ecuador's Presidency

Source: Bloomberg

Career banker Guillermo Lasso won Ecuador’s presidential election after a late surge in support, reassuring bondholders in the default-prone country and shoring up U.S. ties.

Lasso beat out economist Andres Arauz, a left-wing protege of former president Rafael Correa, by a clear margin in Sunday’s runoff vote. Arauz, who conceded defeat, won February’s first round by 13 percentage points

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Reply Millionaire Banker Beats Economist to Take Ecuador's Presidency (Original post)
discocrisco01 Apr 12 OP
bucolic_frolic Apr 12 #1
oioioi Apr 13 #6
bucolic_frolic Apr 13 #7
ananda Apr 12 #2
raccoon Apr 12 #5
Ford_Prefect Apr 12 #3
Mysterian Apr 12 #4

Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Mon Apr 12, 2021, 08:56 AM

1. Yay, money! Boo, thinking!

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Response to bucolic_frolic (Reply #1)

Tue Apr 13, 2021, 01:43 AM

6. a succint summation of our social predicament

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Response to oioioi (Reply #6)

Tue Apr 13, 2021, 07:18 AM

7. lol, thank you so very much! /nt

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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Mon Apr 12, 2021, 09:32 AM

2. Oh dear. This sucks, for sure.

Sorry, Ecuador. You really blew this one.

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Response to ananda (Reply #2)

Mon Apr 12, 2021, 06:14 PM

5. Like the US did in 2016. Nt

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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Mon Apr 12, 2021, 10:43 AM

3. Here we go again...

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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Mon Apr 12, 2021, 02:59 PM

4. "Late surge"

Hmmmmm.

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