Country Risk Summary: ECUADOR

April 2003
Latin America Monitor: Andean Group Monitor;Apr2003, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p7
Country Report
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Analyzes the political and economic risk with business environment in Ecuador. Proposal for customs reform rejected by the Congress; Increase in the short-term political rating; Increase in the energy prices and taxes by government to strengthen the fiscal position; Instability of business environment in country.


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