Brazil Weekly

📈 Higher interest rates are here to stay

Good morning! This week, we look at the data to predict when Brazil’s interest rates will begin falling again. The Summit of the Americas kicks off not with a bang, but with a whimper. Brazilian society is politically split over several demographic lines.

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When is it time to lower interest rates?

interest rates Central Bank Chairman Roberto Campos Neto. Photo: José Cruz/ABr
Central Bank Chairman Roberto Campos Neto. Photo: José Cruz/ABr

Since March of last year, Brazil has undergone the world’s steepest monetary tightening process. In just over a year, the...

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