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Mexican Economy #313547

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 19, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Terry Drinkwater) Dramatic plunge of the Mexican peso discussed. [Pol. economy John ODELL - says drop in the peso will hurt all Mexicans in general.] Ensuing economy chaos discussed. More illegal aliens predicted to enter United States looking for work. American tourists said enjoying dollar's strength. [WOMAN - says her dollar is going a lot further in Mexico.] Effects of falling peso on Mexican people discussed. [Carnegie Endowment Adolfo AGUILAR - says Mexico will be political active this year] Mexican government reported aiding the peso for major business activities. Already poverty-stricken Mexicans reported hit hard by falling peso. Mexico's inflation rate cited.

Drinkwater, Terry;
Rather, Dan

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