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Monetary policy

Latin America: economic policy in a context of power struggles

In Latin America, central banks, including those of countries with progressive governments, accept the monetarist argument that generates additional difficulties for growth and for implementing economic policies that reduce inequality and promote development.

Monetary policy continuity and Latin America’s growth woes

In Latin America, restrictive monetary policies, as the effective and relevant means to control and reduce inflation, is a decision that is not objected to by governing boards or central banks.