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Parsing the market’s verdict on recent EM elections

Elections in South Africa, India, and Mexico have generated sizeable reactions in their financial markets over the past week or so, highlighting the potential for electoral surprises to generate short-term volatility. This Update takes stock of the fallout, the likely paths forward, and what wider lessons can be drawn.


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