Voters should curb Mexico’s power-hungry president | Curio

Voters should curb Mexico’s power-hungry president

8 mins | Jun 2, 2021

A pursuit of ruinous policies by improper means. "He has done good things, such as bumping up pensions and subsidising apprenticeships for the young. Though a leftist, he has kept spending and debt under control, so Mexico’s credit rating remains tolerably firm. But he suffers from what Moisés Naím, a Venezuelan journalist, calls “ideological necrophilia”—a love of ideas that have been tried and proved not to work."

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