Brazil: the battleground between China’s Didi and Uber
Brazilians first heard of Didi Chuxing on January 4, 2017. The leading ridesharing company had invested over $100 million (...) READ MORE
Brazil’s October 2018 election could be decided on January 24
On October 7, 2018, roughly 144 million Brazilians are expected to go to the polls and elect a new (...) READ MORE
The center-right’s rocky path to the presidency in Brazil
Over the weekend, the Brazilian Social Democracy Party (PSDB) held its national convention to elect São Paulo Governor Geraldo (...) READ MORE
Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles all but announces presidential bid
“Employment is the best social policy there is.” Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles loves this phrase. The architect of a (...) READ MORE
Could a TV presenter snatch Brazil’s 2018 election?
If you’re following the Brazilian media, you’ve probably read that the polarization between former President Luiz Inácio Lula da (...) READ MORE
How Trump’s tax reform could affect Brazil’s economy
A few decades ago, there was a running joke to illustrate the extent to which the United States impacted (...) READ MORE
São Paulo’s mayor: a marketing expert with a laundry list of faux pas?
Last year, João Doria emerged as an electoral phenomenon. With no electoral experience whatsoever, the former TV show host (...) READ MORE