Gonzalo Lira in 2005
|Born||February 29, 1968|
|Occupation||Novelist, Film Director, Blogger|
|Period||1998 to present|
His first novel was Counterparts, a commercial thriller published in 1997. His first Spanish language novel was Tomáh Errázurih, a highly experimental coming-of-age story published in 1998. He published his next novel, Acrobat, also a commercial thriller, in 2002.
He co-wrote, produced and directed the film Catalina’s Kidnapping, a Spanish language thriller in 2006.
Starting in 2010, Lira began contributing economic and political analysis pieces to blogs such as Zero Hedge, Naked Capitalism, Jim Puplava's Financial Sense and Business Insider; in Zero Hedge, one of his posts regarding possible hyper-inflation was the second most read of 2010.
His eponymous blog was consistently ranked in the top ten business and economic websites during 2011.
- Counterparts (G.P. Putnam Sons, New York, NY: 1998. ISBN 978-0-399-14312-0.)
- Tomáh Errázurih (Grijalbo Mondadori, Santiago, Chile: 1997. ISBN 978-956-258-057-1.)
- Acrobat (St. Martin's Press, New York, NY: 2002. ISBN 978-0-312-28694-1.)
- "Familia Carrera - www.genealog.cl". Retrieved 30 September 2014.
- "Soldier of Fortune - Manual - PC". Retrieved 30 September 2014.
- "Gonzalo Lira: Is the U.S. a Fascist Police-State?". naked capitalism. Retrieved 30 September 2014.
- "Gonzalo Lira". Retrieved 30 September 2014.
- "Gonzalo Lira - Business Insider". Business Insider. Retrieved 30 September 2014.
- "Zero Hedge's Top 10 Most Popular Posts In 2010". Retrieved 30 September 2014.
- http://www.gongol.com/lists/bizeconsites/2011/04/ http://www.gongol.com/lists/bizeconsites/2011/05/ http://www.gongol.com/lists/bizeconsites/2011/06/