Compiled From Wire Service Dispatches With Analysis From Monitor Correspondents Around The World,
Edited By Linda Feldmann /
June 1, 1983
Inflation-hit Argentina changes its currency today (June 1), knocking four zeroes off the old peso. Old pesos will be traded in for new ones at the rate of 10,000 to 1. One dollar is now worth 8.1 of the new currency.
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