March 1, 2013
LF: The confidence that Peru’s economic miracle has inspired is astounding. How will you maintain today’s growth levels? Do you see any risks amid the jubilation?
Humala: Today, we have a stable macroeconomic policy. We have concerned ourselves with consolidating a macroeconomic framework that lets us act domestically in the country to redistribute this economic growth.
We have pointed out that we maintain a state policy of following through on what we sign and we are trying to be state that is predictable. You can know what is going to happen tomorrow.
I compare myself to the driver of a combi (minivan bus). The combi that I inherited was not new and had a series of problems. The rout
In his most extensive interview to date with the foreign press, Peruvian president Ollanta Humala tells LatinFinance his plans for economic reform – and how he hopes to safeguard the fruits of his country’s economic boom.