Change Coming to Argentina as Populist Policies Run Out of Steam

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  • Opposition's Macri has solid lead over ruling party's Scioli
  • Economic changes expected even if race goes in unpredicted way

Argentina Anticipates Economic Change in Election

Four weeks ago, it was widely expected that the next president of Argentina would be the candidate of the ruling party. But in a first-round election that stunned the nation, opposition leader Mauricio Macri stole the momentum, and as voters return to the polls on Sunday the presidency looks like his to lose.

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