Las opciones de Cristina Kirchner

BUENOS AIRES – Fortalecida por la estabilidad económica y el aura de su viudez reciente, Cristina Kirchner confirmó, con un rotundo triunfo electoral, que puede gobernar a la sociedad argentina –compleja, voluble y a veces autodestructiva- sin su marido, Néstor. Es líder por derecho propio. La incógnita es qué tipo de líder querrá ser en un contexto local e internacional más difícil.

Los Kirchner sacaron a la Argentina de la tremenda crisis del 2001 con cifras de crecimiento similares a las de China. Ellos reconstituyeron en parte el tejido social y politico argentino lastimado por el brutal ajuste en aquella crisis que hace diez años produjo la caída de un presidente y el default, y dejó a más de la mitad de la población bajo la línea de pobreza. Su manejo de la economía bajó el desempleo y la pobreza.

La oposición subestima los logros de los Kirchner diciendo que los ayudó un contexto internacional que disparó el precio de los commodities. Es cierto pero eso, solo,no es garantía de éxito.

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