Finance minister becomes governor in Peru

How will Javier Silva measure up as the new governor of Peru's central bank? Previously the country's finance minister, Silva stepped into the breach to replace Richard Webb after the latter's resignation on account of unworkable disagreements between himself and the board. Judging by his progress to date, Silva might well fare better on that front.

Silva has had some training in economics, and has been involved in various business ventures ( reportedly with decidedly mixed success). However

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