It reminds me of the way all around the world was talking and thinking about the Latinamerican countries in the late 70's and during the 80's... Maybe it was not that bad that Banxico concentrated on this chart:



and also concentrated to mantain the external debt under control. According to CIA at around 177 billion USD and according to this article at around 130 billion USD, we may not be still a net creditor country, but the difference in comparison (35 to 105 billion, 4% to 12% of GDP) doesn't seem too awful.