Uruguay: a left-wing rockstar for Latin America?

Famous for its football team, Uruguay is one of the 9 countries that has ever won the Soccer World Cup. This is a whole of an achievement given that Uruguay is one of the smallest countries in all across South America, both in population and surface. Nonetheless, Uruguay is also known as one of the most stable economies of the continent, one of the wealthiest countries in LATAM (GDP per capita wise), good public services and civil rights. Compared with its neighbours, Brazil and Argentina, Uruguay is amazing. And, thanks to this, one of its latest president, Jose Mugica, became a left wing rock star in all around the world. Nonetheless, Uruguayan economy faces lots of challenges now. So the question here is… why is Uruguay’s economy more successful than others?


We will see what happens…

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