Southern Cone

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Political Risk Analysis - Discontent With Established Politicians Opens Door For Outside Candidates - NOV 2017

Weak economic growth and sweeping corruption allegations have seen presidential approval ratings approach multi-decade lows in many of Latin America's largest economies. This will open the door for anti-establishment candidates, with risks of policy shifts stemming from outsider victories highest in Mexico, Brazil and Colombia.