Cómo elegir un buen consejero

“Honesty is a very Expensive Gift. Do not expect it from Cheap People”. “Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.” “Diversification is a protection against ignorance.” These phrases from Warren Buffet seem to me to guide when it comes to choosing a counselor or counselor. First, it must be a person who can contribute…

¿Tengo un buen Gobierno?

Let’s start with the macro: the government of our country seen from the outside. The World Bank’s Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) are based on a comprehensive study of the quality of government of 215 nations in the period 1996-2014 that rates performance in 6 areas of governance: Freedoms and Accountability Political Stability and Absence of…

Los mejores y peores países para las mujeres que trabajan

In a recent article published in The Economist, this medium presents the “Glass-ceiling index”, ranking that reveals the countries where women have better chances of equality at work. The study combines data on higher education, labor force participation, wages, childcare costs, maternity rights, business school demands, and female representation in high-level positions. The novelty of…

¿Un mundo futuro sin trabajo?

I was able to attend the last edition of “Chile Day”, held last week in London. One of the speakers, Christopher Pissarides, Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics, gave an interesting reflection on how new technologies and automation will affect employment and society … Will we have a future without a job?…