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Latin America: After The Commodity Boom

Given the importance of oil, metals, and agricultural goods for many Latin American trade accounts, fluctuations in commodity prices have a major impact on the region's currencies and growth...

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The Beginning Of The End For Petrocaribe?

Chronic underinvestment in Venezuela's oil sector and mounting economic challenges confronting the new government of President Nicolas Maduro, have seen the oil-rich state revisit the terms of its...

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Chinese Investment In African Oil

Africa is now China’s second largest source of oil, surpassed only by the Middle East. This week we will look at how growing Chinese demand for energy is affecting African economies. Is Chinese...

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