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Economic Analysis - Expenditure Constraints Will Weigh On Growth - AUG 2017

Andean June 2017 / Bolivia / Economy

Bolivia's fiscal deficit will narrow modestly over the coming years, as revenues gain in line with higher average hydrocarbons prices. Less favourable financing conditions will underpin government efforts to constrain expenditures, which will feed through to slower economic growth.

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Political Risk Analysis - Favourable Electoral Court Decision Boosts Temer's Odds - AUG 2017

Brazil June 2017 / Brazil / Economy

Brazilian President Michel Temer is highly likely to survive the corruption scandal challenging his administration, following the dismissal of charges of illicit campaign financing. However, Temer will govern with diminished political capital that will lead to a weakening of his economic reforms.

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Political Risk Analysis - Rollback To Undermine Cuban Economy - AUG 2017

Caribbean June 2017 / Cuba / Economy

US President Donald Trump's decision to rollback the d?tente in US-Cuba relations begun under President Barack Obama will be a significant blow to Cuba's economy. We expect that the move will have little impact on Cuba's internal politics, where the Communist Party will maintain its hold on the levers of power.

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Macroeconomic Forecasts - Guatemala - AUG 2017

Central America June 2017 / Guatemala / Economy

Macroeconomic Forecasts

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Industry Trend Analysis - Shallow Water Round Brings More Upside - AUG 2017

Mexico June 2017 / Mexico / Industry

The success of the shallow water phase of licensing Round Two demonstrates the positive outcome of government/industry cooperation in creating attractive licensing terms. The resultant block awards will provide another wave of support to Mexican oil production in the 2020s.

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Macroeconomic Forecasts - Argentina - AUG 2017

Southern Cone June 2017 / Argentina / Economy

Macroeconomic forecasts

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