Allan Brown

Copy Editor  in BNamericas

Allan Brown has been a member of the BNamericas copy editing team since 2014. Before that he worked in newspaper journalism, public relations and marketing. He has a BA in Mass Communication from Carleton University and is an NCTJ-qualified reporter.

1877 articles written by Allan Brown:

In institutions we trust

Friday, December 2, 2016

Think of a mature democracy as a hotel. The manager and her team constitute the country's institutions, with the penthouse guests the president and his entourage. Those on the top floor may ...

OPINION: Grab all the free energy you can

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Got a 12V battery, an aluminum flight case and a spare solar panel handy? With these components and others, along with a bit of technical know-how, you can build your own portable solar plant, accor...

OPINION: The bitter pill São Paulo must swallow

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

One theory about why the population of Easter Island plunged around the turn of the 18th century is that islanders ran out of timber. Anthropologists suggest they decimated their forests which, in t...

Rumblings in Chile's card payment chain

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Stakeholders in Chile's card payment chain are preparing for the advent of a new market structure. Currently, the payment acquisition segment is dominated by Transbank. The company is o...

Sound of the future

Friday, September 28, 2018

Financial institutions are leveraging technology to slash costs and boost revenue - but also to improve the client experience as part of customer loyalty efforts. A major focus is AI. Banks in the ...