Argentina, Uruguay Top International Living Quality of Life Index…Again

Patrick Archer foreign investment, global rankings, lifestyle, tourism, uruguay

For the second consecutive year, Argentina and Uruguay were the two highest ranking Latin American countries in International Living’s annual 2010 Quality of Life Index. (Click image to enlarge) On the 1-100 scale, Argentina received its highest marks in the categories of Risk & Safety (100), Climate (91), Freedom (83) and Health (82). Of the 194 countries surveyed, Argentina ranked …

Doug Casey: Argentina, Uruguay, Chile are “The Places to Be in South America”

Patrick Archer foreign investment, global rankings, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay, visionaries

International Speculator sits down with global investor Doug Casey for a candid assessment of the global real estate market status quo and prospects for future growth and appreciation. The U.S. is definitely not high on Casey’s list, where he predicts the average American’s standard of living “will drop significantly” in the coming years…if it hasn’t already. And while he has …

Argentina: High Marks for Quality of Life

Patrick Archer global rankings, real estate, uruguay

International Living magazine just released the 2009 Quality of Life Index, their annual ranking of “the world’s best places to live.” On the 1-100 scale, Argentina received its highest marks in the categories of Risk & Safety (100), Climate (92), Freedom (83) and Health (71). Of the 194 countries surveyed, Argentina came in a very respectable #21 sandwiched right between the United Kingdom and …