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The decline of Brazil’s road infrastructure

Happy Monday! This week, roads around Brazil are getting worse and worse. Brazilian families mired in debt amid widespread economic fragility.

Brazilian roads of poorer quality

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Road between Bossoroca and Santiago, in Rio Grande do Sul. Photo: Shutterstock

The quality of Brazil’s roadway infrastructure has regressed, scrapping gains made over the past five years. According to a new report by the National Confederation of Transports (CNT), the drop in quality was driven by a palpable decline...

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