Brazil News

The Outlook For Brazil in 2016

Jan 20, 2016
The Wilson Center’s Brazil Institute recently convened a panel that looked ahead at the challenges facing Brazil in 2016 on the heels of the debilitating political and economic crisis that engulfed the country in 2015.

Brazil's Foreign Policy Failures

Jan 08, 2016
Former Brazil Institute Scholar Roberto Simon discusses Brazil's foreign policy.

Brazil's Unpromising New Year

Dec 28, 2015
A president fighting impeachment names a finance minister not trusted by markets, as Brazilians, dismayed by the country's politics, prepare for more hardship in 2016.

The Brazil Institute of the Wilson Center honored André Esteves and Thomas Lovejoy in event that celebrated the cause of global environmental sustainability

Oct 20, 2015
On October 6, 2015, the Brazil Institute honored André Esteves and Thomas Lovejoy in New York City.

Brazil's crisis hits new lows as its outcome gets harder to predict

Oct 19, 2015
Director Paulo Sotero writes for the Financial Times on the growing corruption scandal in Brazil.

As Brazil's Rouseff Reels From Crisis, Opportunity for Reform Emerges

Oct 02, 2015
Brazil Institute Advisory Board member Carlos Eduardo Lins da Silva weighs in on the current political and economic situation gripping Brazil.

The Petrobras Scandal: Year in Review 2015

Sep 17, 2015
Director Paulo Sotero discusses the ongoing corruption scandal involving Petrobras.

Brazil's Rousseff - is this the beginning of the end? A new poll suggests it is

Sep 16, 2015
In his latest piece for the Financial Times, director Paulo Sotero analyzes recent polling on the state of President Dilma Rousseff's government.