RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Argentina was the second country in Latin America in terms of lost working hours during the Covid-19 pandemic, with 21%, and was only surpassed by Peru, in the context of a fall in the Gross Domestic Product and as a result of "a poorly managed quarantine", according to Fundación Libertad y Progreso (LyP).
"Argentina lost 4 percentage points of working hours more than the average of the Latin American region and tripled the average loss of working hours worldwide, 8.8%", said Natalia Motyl, economist of the entity.
On the other hand, the recovery . . .