Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Economist on Brazilian Protests

Protests in Brazil The wisdom of crowds After massive demonstrations against her, Dilma Rousseff will struggle to relaunch her presidency Mar 21st 2015 | SÃO PAULO | From the print edition DILMA ROUSSEFF, Brazil’s president, expected the anti-government protests on … Continue reading

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Bradesco sees Brazilian GDP contracting -2,0% in 2015

Bradesco, one of Brazilians leading banks,  just revised the Brazilian real GDP growth forecast to -2.0% in 2015, from -0.7%. Changes reflect the worsening outlook for interest rates and inflation. They are also revising  2016 GDP estimate to 0.8%, from 1.4%. … Continue reading

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Brazil in The Economist

Brazil In a quagmire Latin America’s erstwhile star is in its worst mess since the early 1990s Feb 28th 2015 | From the print edition CAMPAIGNING for a second term as Brazil’s president in an election last October, Dilma Rousseff … Continue reading

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