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Montevideo, October 19th 2017 - 01:40 UTC

Brazilian central bank insists on the need to limit pension spending

Thursday, October 12th 2017 - 12:10 UTC
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Brazil’s lawmakers can’t duck their responsibility to pass belt-tightening measures, central bank President Ilan Goldfajn told a Senate hearing in Brasilia this week. Reform proposals, particularly a constitutional amendment to limit pension spending, will help keep inflation low, reduce the structural interest rate and buoy the country’s overall recovery, Goldfajn said. Read full article