Jorge Prat Echaurren was a Chilean nationalist politician.
Prat would himself become associated with Ibanez and served as Minister of Finance in his second government from 1954 to 1955. As Minister Prat endorsed an austerity programme with higher taxes and the suspension of the right to strike, leading to severe opposition from the National Congress of Chile.Simon Collier, William F. Sater, A history of Chile, 1808-2002 , 2004, p.278 His governmental career ended soon after this.
Right-Wing Paramilitary Groups in Chile, 1900-1950
Latin America Report No. 2756[http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/news/20040925/docs.htm Selected Documents on the 1964 Election in Chile from
Foreign Relations 1964–1968]
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