Articles November 21, 2019
No speculation allowed in 5G auction, says regulator
Along with its deep reformist agenda, the Brazilian government is moving to approve pro-market regulatory changes in order to (...) READ MORE
Why Operation Car Wash wants to arrest Paraguay’s ex-president
Since the inception of Operation Car Wash in 2014, it was a matter of time before Brazil’s sweeping corruption (...) READ MORE
Explaining Brazil #86: The turbulent path of Brazil’s republic
Back in 1995, Brazilian President Fernando Henrique Cardoso said, in his inauguration speech: “Without arrogance, but with absolute conviction, I (...) READ MORE
Why is China investing in Brazilian oil, when no one else is?
Earlier this month, the Brazilian government held what was supposed to be “the biggest oil auction on Earth,” selling (...) READ MORE
What is driving Brazil’s Amazon deforestation rates up?
Published on Monday, Brazil’s official annual Amazon deforestation numbers show evidence of a long-anticipated tragedy. Between August 2018 and (...) READ MORE