Pantheon Macroeconomics - Colombia was the fastest growing economy in LatAm last year but it faces major challenges. The collapse of oil prices--which account for about half of exports--the COP depreciation, rising inflation and Fed's impending monetary policy normalization, are dragging down economic activity and damaging confidence.

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18 Mar. 2015 Tough times for Colombia: Falling Oil Prices and COP Depreciation

By Andres Abadia

Colombia was the fastest growing economy in LatAm last year but it faces major challenges. The collapse of oil prices--which account for about half of exports--the COP depreciation, rising inflation and Fed's impending monetary policy normalization, are dragging down economic activity and damaging confidence.

Posted: 18th Mar 2015 in 'Latin America Documents'

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