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COVID-19 Policy Tracker: Delta Forces Divergent Paths

Sep 17, 2021

Download the latest COVID-19 Policy Tracker update Over the past month, economies have been pulled in two different directions. The COVID-19 Delta wave of infections is warranting more support while a stark increase in commodity and input prices has central banks tightening policy. We’ve seen Mexico’s central bank hike its policy rate to 4.5% from 4.25%, the second increase since late June. Russia’s central bank was also forced to...

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Labor Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Unemployment Rate 2017 5.49 5.53 % of total labor force Annual
Demographics Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Birth Rate 2016 18.89 19.08 # per Ths. pop. Annual
Death Rate 2016 7.65 7.66 # per Ths. pop. Annual
Net Migration 1962 0 # Annual

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