Time to Invest in Mexico?

Karlgaard, Rich
October 2006
Forbes Asia;10/16/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 17, p22
The article discusses the economic state of Mexico. Mexico is riding a 20-year demographic tailwind. The country's biggest population bulge has just entered the workforce. The ratio of earners to dependents looks good for the next two decades. Consumer credit has grown by 400% since 2000, a measure of a rising middle class. The Mexican stock market trades for 37% of the gross domestic product. The country has a 3% inflation and free-trade policy.


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