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Brazil 2012 – year in review

This year, the country didn’t deliver on everything international observers thought the country had promised, but Brazil still remains one of the 21st century’s most remarkable success stories. 2013 could be decisive. For those paying attention to Brazil headlines, 2012 was mostly a bad year. For some, it was enough to re-evaluate the status as(…)

Why has Brazil been getting richer?

If you are reading this blog, it is likely you’ve heard that Brazil has been doing quite well. Over the last decade, the country has powered forward, pulling tens of millions out of poverty, and has just now overtaken the United Kingdom to be the world’s sixth-largest economy. Why? Why is Brazil chugging along as(…)