Latin America Weekly

International capital flight from Latin America likely to continue

Hello! Welcome back to the Latin America Weekly newsletter. In this issue: Foreign investment woes are set to continue. A failed coup plot in Bolivia. New coronavirus variants. Mexico’s drug trade reaches tourist resorts.

Foreign capital flees Latin America, and doesn’t plan to return

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Foreign direct investment (FDI) plunged 35 percent worldwide during the pandemic year, reaching its lowest level in 15 years. As shown in a new report by...

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