Argentina feels global financial crisis pinch

Recovery from the 2001 collapse of country's banking sector is being threatened by global economic malaise.

    Argentina's economy has long been seen as a model for successful recovery from a financial crash.

    Its leaders managed to steer the country to growth, following a 2001 banking sector collapse.

    But the global economic crisis is threatening that recovery.

    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Buenos Aires.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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