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Country Report Chile

Chile’s economy has continued to perform well in 2012. As elections will take place in October, 2013 will be an important political year. One of the main tasks of both the current and a new government is preventing an energy crisis.

Country Report

Paraguay (Update country report)

Right when Paraguay seemed to be have recovered from an earlier outbreak of foot and mouth disease, a new outbreak was reported in early January. Meanwhile, Paraguay has also been hit by a drought.

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Country Report Brazil

With GDP growing by only 1%, 2012 has been a disappointing year for Brazil. Low unemployment and investment will constrain economic growth in the coming years. However, the government seems somewhat more willing to address Brazil’s structural issues.