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Regionwide unemployment rose last year for the first time since 2009, with young workers among the most affected.
The sale of iconic Brazilian sandal-maker Havaianas underscores who is selling and who is shopping in a distressed economy.
AQ's editor-in-chief talks with the ratings agency's chief analyst for Brazil on what the country's fast-moving crisis will mean for its economy.
Fixing Argentina’s flagship carrier is a priority for the country’s new president, but it won’t be easy.
Puerto Rico's delegate to the House of Representatives on the case for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection
It seems hopeless now, but Brazil's economy could turn around by late 2016 – regardless of who is president.
We need a global solution.
If regulators are willing to adapt, everyone will benefit.
The informal sector and social marginality are expanding in Latin America.

A new study released by the University of North Carolina and the Mexican National Public Health Institute (INSP) suggests that a 2013 tax is causing families to buy fewer sugary drinks. That's good news for health advocates, bad news for soda companies.


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