taking the lead amidst hope by investors of a presidential victory by Felipe Calderon.
-The bankruptcy of Brazilian national airline Varig will cost Brazil $1.3 billion in lost revenue as 1 million less tourists are expected to visit the country.
-Speaking of tourism,
-Chilean president Michelle Bachelet promised to help workers by introducing legislation designed to lower management fees on retirement accounts and allow more workers to receive pensions.
-Disagreements on how to control the