What a Claudia Sheinbaum presidency means for Mexico’s economy
Jun 3, 2024

What a Claudia Sheinbaum presidency means for Mexico’s economy

We'll discuss Mexico's budget deficit, social program spending, nearshoring and more in today's episode.

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What will a Claudia Sheinbaum presidency mean for Mexico's economy?

President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum must grapple with a hefty budget deficit, brought about in part by spending on infrastructure and social programs.
President-elect Claudia Sheinbaum will become Mexico's first female president when she takes  office on Oct. 1.
Carl De Souza/AFP via Getty Images

The meme stock saga continues

The share price of GameStop is up 70% in premarket trading after the meme stock influencer-in-chief posted an image of what appears to be his big position in the stock. Thing is, the underlying fundamentals of the company itself have not changed: it’s a brick-and-mortar video game retailer struggling for relevance in an online world.

The team

Leanna Byrne Host, BBC
Kelly Silvera Executive Producer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer
Ariana Rosas Producer
Dylan Miettinen Digital Producer
Jesson Duller Media Producer
Nic Perez Director/Producer
James Graham Producer, BBC
Jo Critcher Producer, BBC
Naomi Rainey Producer, BBC
Lis Mahy Producer, BBC