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    Purchasing Power Parity: U.S. dollar and Mexican pesos

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    In the spot market, 10.5 Mexican pesos can be exchanged for 1 U.S. dollar. A compact disc costs $15 in the United States. If purchasing power parity (PPP) holds, what should be the price of the same disc in Mexico?

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    Let Ppesos and Pdollar be current Mexico and U.S. prices, respectively, and ...

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