Good morning! This week, we take a look at Brazil’s latest state competitiveness rankings. The blindspot electoral courts haven’t addressed. And why Brazil’s stock index has become less volatile than the S&P 500.
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A tale of two countries
The Brazilian state competitiveness ranking, published yearly since 2011, rarely brings surprises. The states of the rich South and Southeast — as well as the agricultural powerhouses of the Center-West — usually come ahead,...