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Mexico's Presidential Election: Background on Economic Issues


  • Mark Weisbrot
  • Luis Sandoval


This backgrounder provides information on current economic issues and policies relevant to Mexico's presidential election in July 2006.

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  • Mark Weisbrot & Luis Sandoval, 2006. "Mexico's Presidential Election: Background on Economic Issues," CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs 2006-11, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR).
  • Handle: RePEc:epo:papers:2006-11

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