Hernán Sáenz Jiménez

Hernán Sáenz Jiménez is a Costa Rican economist and lawyer, who was the Minister of Finance for the administration of President Rodrigo Carazo Odio in Costa Rica from 1979 to 1981. He currently serves as the Executive Secretary of the Administrative Tribunal of the Inter-American Development Bank and lives in Washington, DC. While Sáenz was Minister of Finance, Costa Rica was plagued by economic instability and social unrest. Throughout the Carazo presidency, there was a world economic recession. Oil prices were at historic highs and the value of Costa Rica's main crop, coffee, was falling. Carazo instructed the Central Bank of Costa Rica to borrow heavily ... more on Wikipedia

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