PODCAST: Mexico – AMLO Presidency Likely to Lead to Short Term Stabilisation Though Key Threats Endure

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On 1 July, Andres Manuel Lopez Obredor “AMLO” won a landslide victory in presidential elections. In this podcast we look at what his victory says about current trends in Mexico, and make predictions on how an AMLO presidency is likely to change the operating environment for businesses.

Key points include:

  • The election and what happened
  • Immediate term implications
  • Analysing the results – what this says about key trends in Mexico
  • AMLO’s Mexico – notably predictions on crime trends, the economy and the Mexico-US relationship