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Argentina’s ‘Super’ Economy Minister Faces Mounting Crisis Ahead

  • Lower House Speaker Sergio Massa to helm expanded ministry
  • Ministry will include economy, production and agriculture
Sergio Massa on July 4.
Sergio Massa on July 4.Source: Getty Images South America
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Argentina’s President Alberto Fernandez unveiled an empowered economy minister with the mission to fix enormous political and economic problems, including inflation estimated at 90% this year, that threaten the future of his administration.