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The Pink Tide in Latin America

The Pink Tide in Latin America

When I first heard the term “pink tide,” I wasn’t sure if we were talking about some form of red tide, caused by high concentrations of a microscopic marine algae, or some variation thereof. It was a term that was new to me. As it turns out,...
Water problems in Latin America

Water problems in Latin America

Nearly 36 million people in Latin America, according to the United Nations, live without clean, safe drinking water. This figure, however, is actually deceiving as, by United Nations standards, water that’s being piped into people’s homes is...
Negotiating in Argentina

Negotiating in Argentina

One would normally believe that negotiating in one country in Latin America would be the same as negotiating in another. However, while that may be somewhat true, each country in Latin America views negotiating a little differently, and these...
Smoking in Latin American

Smoking in Latin American

“Only Satan can grant the faculty of expelling smoke through the mouth,” according to The Economist, this quote came from the Spanish Inquisition in imprisoning Rodrigo de Jerez, one of Columbus’s sailors, who was the first person to bring...
La República

La República

I will soon be writing a column for La República, Costa Rica’s business newspaper, with an attorney friend of mine, Vicente Lines. Vicente works with Costa Rica’s largest law firm, Arias & Muñoz and, besides writing these articles with me,...
The Pan-American Highway

The Pan-American Highway

Most of us have heard of the Pan American Highway, and may have even driven on portions without even realizing it, myself included. In fact, we have an office in Monterrey, Mexico and, until recently, I didn’t realize that the Pan American Highway...
The Panama Hat

The Panama Hat

If you’ve been to Florida, where I live, you frequently see people wearing Panama hats. These hats are usually light-colored, lightweight, and stylish. They’re wide-brimmed, breathable, and are ideal to protect the wearer from the tropical sun....
Negotiating in Brazil

Negotiating in Brazil

When negotiating, every venue is unique. Every country is different and offers its own set of challenges. My partner Dave Dodge and I first started negotiating with Brazilian companies nearly a decade and a half ago. Since that time we’ve learned...