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Alejandro A. Chafuen was president and CEO of Atlas Network from 1991-2018 and is president and founder of the Hispanic American Center of Economic Research.  A graduate of Grove City College and the Argentine Catholic University, Buenos Aires, he also holds a Ph.D. in economics from International College, California.  He is a frequent commentator on economics, security, and strategic threats in Latin America, as well as on the relationship between economics and ethics.  As well as publishing articles in newspapers ranging from the Wall St Journal to La Nacion, he is also the author of Faith and Liberty, which has been published in several languages and in different editions in Spain, Poland and Italy.  He is one of the world's leading commentators on the economic thought of Thomistic and Late-Scholastic thinkers.  He is also a member of the advisory board of the Social Affairs Unit (U.K.) and since 1980, a member of the Mont Pèlerin Society.

Latest Articles by Alejandro A. Chafuen, PhD

  • Brexit and Trump’s UK visit

    I was recently in an interview on NTN24 (a CNN-type TV channel for the Spanish-speaking world) about President Donald Trump’s visit to the United Kingdom. Although the topic of Brexit was
  • Benedict XVI and freedom

    Pope John Paul II's pontificate left an unparalleled legacy of papal teachings. One key aspect of his tenure is the space he created for the work of other great theologians.

  • Holding think tanks to high standards

    At no other stage in history has civilization depended so much on human capital: on trust, on credit-worthiness, on truthfulness.