Good morning! Brazil publishes Q2 2019 GDP numbers today—what should you expect. Bolsonaro calls neighbor countries (except for Venezuela) to debate on Amazon preservation. Brazilian population growth slows, indicating an aging population. (This newsletter is for platinum subscribers only. Become one now!)
Brazil Q2 GDP: what to expect
At 9 am sharp, the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics publishes GDP data for Q2 2019 in Brazil. The government expects the results to be somewhere between 0.2 and 0.3%, which would mean that Brazil has (just barely) avoided entering a technical recession.
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