Inequality, Democracy and Growth in Brazil

    A Book on Brazil’s Recession, Corruption and Inequality

    Marcos Mendes’ Inequality, Democracy and Growth in Brazil: A Country at the Crossroads of ...

    Brazilian president, Dilma Rousseff

    World Cup: On Behalf of 201 Million Brazilians, I Welcome All Visitors

    Starting this Thursday, the eyes and hearts of the world will all be turned ...

    Brazilian poverty

    Despite Recent Progress Brazil Still a Long Way from Equality

    Over the past decade, income inequality and poverty in Latin America have been on ...

    São Paulo subway

    Brazil Thickens the Ranks of Its Middle Class by 40 Million in Less than a Decade

    39.5 million Brazilians became part of the middle class between 2003 and May 2011, ...

    International Symposium on Social Development

    Brazil Hosts International Meeting to Fight Poverty and Spread Wealth

    Brazil will be hosting from Wednesday, August 5, to Friday, August 7, the International ...

    A Brazilian favela

    Brazil’s New Middle Class Hasn’t Shrunk the Inequality Gap

    The past two decades have witnessed a series of political and economic rollercoaster rides ...

    Rocinha favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    In 6 Years, 3 Million Brazilians Left Poverty Behind

    In Brazil, three million people crossed the poverty threshold over the last six years ...

    Brazilian high school classroom

    Will Brazil Give Its Grandchildren the Chance for All It Denied Its Children?

    Last month the Communist Party of Brazil (PCdoB) marked its 85th birthday. The Republic ...

    Brazilian shantytown

    Brazilians Deserve a Cup Break. They’ll Soon Be Back to Crime and Inequality.

    The Brazilian authorities have every reason to be grateful that the soccer World Cup ...