FUNDACIÓN PARA EL PROGRESO

FUNDACIÓN PARA EL PROGRESO

Santiago, Chile

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The mission of Fundación para el Progreso is to educate new generations, especially in universities, on the principles, institutions, and ideals of a free and responsible society, such as: personal freedom, individual responsibility, the rule of law, democracy, limited government, private property, entrepreneurship, private enterprise, and free markets.

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HOW MUCH DO CHILEANS APPRECIATE FREEDOM?

How free do Chileans feel? Where can they exercise their liberties? Who feels more or less free in the country? In order to find the answers to these questions, and use them as a point of reference for the defense of freedom in Chile, Atlas Network partner Fundación para el Progreso (FPP) and GFK Adimark has produced a study tit...

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EXPLAINING CHILE’S GRADUAL COLLAPSE INTO SOCIALISM

For many years, economists like Nobel laureate Milton Friedman referred to the “Miracle of Chile,” thanks in large part to free-market reforms that bolstered the Chilean economy, followed by political reforms that fostered a stable democracy. In recent years, however, Chile has increasingly begun to imitate the mediocre performa...

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STATISM VS. DEMOCRACY IN LATIN AMERICA

In his article, published last week by Chile’s Diario Financiero, Axel Kaiser from Fundación para el Progreso uses Chile as an example to explain the choice that countries now face between democracy and statism. He warns that countries can either trust in free markets or give into rent-seeking politics and the perils of catering...

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