Explaining Brazil #78: How will Amazon Inc disrupt Brazilian retail?
Launched in February 2005, the Amazon Prime membership plan came like a wrecking ball to American retailers. It single-handedly (...) READ MORE
Violence and corruption behind Amazon deforestation
A newly published Human Rights Watch report has detailed the desperate situation in the Brazilian Amazon, highlighting the existence (...) READ MORE
Latest Brazilian population numbers confirm steep aging trend
Latest data from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) shows that the Brazilian population is becoming increasingly (...) READ MORE
Abuse of Office Act: the end of Car Wash, or necessary oversight?
It is no secret that Operation Car Wash—the sweeping corruption investigation which has hit private and state-owned companies in (...) READ MORE
Explaining Brazil #74: Brazil’s role on the global stage
Since President Jair Bolsonaro took office on January 1, Brazil has made its way back into global headlines, albeit (...) READ MORE