About the Brazil Institute

Created in 2006, the Brazil Institute seeks to foster dialogue on key issues of bilateral concern between Brazil and the United States, while advancing Washington's understanding of the complexities of Brazil as a regional, democractic power, and an emerging global player. The Brazil Institute has an active Adivsory Board which helps guide programming. 

 

The Latest from the Brazil Institute

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Fiscal Policy in Latin America: Lessons and Legacies of the Global Financial Crisis

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April 23, 2015 // 9:00am11:00am
Looking at the experience of Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, and Uruguay, this event will discuss the lessons and legacies of the Global Financial Crisis and address key questions. more
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Promoting Years of Sustainability: Responding to Mega Trends

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April 22, 2015 // 3:00pm5:00pm
number of long term trends will have significant impacts on global society. This seminar will look at several trends and discuss how government, business and civil society can best prepare and respond to these trends. more

Amid Crisis, Rousseff Seeks Closer Ties with U.S.

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Apr 20, 2015
Paulo Sotero, Director of the Brazil Institute, discusses the impact of the current economic and political crisis on Brazil's foreign policy vis-à-vis the U.S. in an article for the Huffington Post. more
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Will Brazil Keep its Investment Grade Status? A Conversation with Experts on the Country's Macroeconomic Prospects in a Time of Crisis

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April 17, 2015 // 11:00am12:30pm
On April 17, the Brazil Institute will convene a panel of experts to review the current economic situation in Brazil. more
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Will New Economic Measures Revive Brazil’s Economy?

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Apr 03, 2015
Facing both political and economic problems, Brazil is attempting to revive its economy. Will the “austerity” measures work, and if so, how long will it take to see progress? Brazil Institute Global Fellow Monica de Bolle provides analysis in this edition of CONTEXT. more

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