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The Mexican government’s economic response to the COVID-19 pandemic

July 31, 2020
Mexico, the second largest Latin American economy, has been hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis as the death count surpassed 46,000—making it the third highest in the world. Unlike other countries in the region, though, its government has kept crisis spending relatively low, at about 3% of gross domestic product (GDP), to avoid massive government debt issuance. Continue reading “The Mexican government’s economic response to the COVID-19 pandemic”