RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Losses not yet quantified due to breakdowns; a sharp reduction in commercial activity and employment; small and medium-sized companies in trouble. And uncertainty, a lot of uncertainty.
For decades the case study prodigy of Latin American economies, in less than a month and a half Chile has become a great hardship for those who are willing to seek the economic horizon of a region that is not going through its best moment.
The protests, which began in mid-October, and the still faltering political negotiation to try restoring public order and devise measures to reverse . . .