ARGENTINA: Presidential Election Results in a Runoff

After the first Presidential election in twelve years came to a close on 26 October it became clear that a runoff would be necessary. The runoff will take place on 22November between Mauricio Macri and Daniel Scioli. Macri, current mayor ofBuenos Aires, ended the first round of elections with 34.5% of the votes while Scioli, hand picked successor of current president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, ended with 36.7%.