Archive: Alvaro Vargas Llosa

Alvaro Vargas Llosa is a Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute. His Independent books include Global Crossings, Liberty for Latin America, and The Che Guevara Myth.
Full Biography and Publications
Latin America—Which Model?
The region is at a crossroads
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | January 23, 2024
Milei´s Ode to Sacrifice
Best of luck, president Milei. The last job one ever wants is to be Argentina’s president at this juncture.
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | December 12, 2023
López Obrador´s Honeymoon With Cuba
Mexico´s president questionably honors Díaz-Canel
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | February 20, 2023
Bernanke’s Nobel Effect
The prize has been tainted by a backwards understanding the Great Depression and its causes
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | October 21, 2022
Is the Uruguay Model the Perfect Pandemic Solution?
Uruguay’s freer approach has severely limited the pandemic while protecting the economy
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | June 28, 2020
The Smart Ones in the Time of Pandemic
What South Korea and Sweden did to handle COVID-19 so well
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | May 21, 2020
The Berlin Wall Still Teaches Invaluable Lessons 30 Years After Its Fall
The fight for freedom needs to be constantly renewed.
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | November 18, 2019
In a United Nations Report, a Socialist Details Venezuela’s Horrors
Those in love with chavista-style fascism have tried to justify the regime by denying that it was a police state, but the new report ends this charade.
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | July 22, 2019