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Brazil's Depression
Brazil's Depression
Brazil in the Doldrums

Despite Dilma’s ouster, Brazil’s many crises continue.

Brazil's Depression
The Collapse of Brazil’s GDP

The figures were published as Brazil’s new acting president assumed power.

Brazil's Depression
Endgame in Brazil?

Is President Rousseff hitting rock bottom?

Brazil's Depression
Brazil Credit Rating Falls Again

Brazil’s collapse may have started with the global commodities crash, but the problems clearly go even deeper.

Brazil's Depression
Will These Be the Olympics from Hell?

The bad news just keeps coming.

Brazil's Depression
Brazil Can’t Afford A/C for Summer 2016 Olympics

The festivities were meant to be Brazil’s coming out party, much as the ostentatious 2008 Beijing Olympics were for China. Unless things change quickly, that doesn’t look like it’s going to happen.

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Security of Supply

Not much, it turns out.

fighting the future

Some creative Italians have found a way to beat their country’s job-destroying Euro woes—and the powers that be have immediately organized to crush it.

the Supremes

A nuclear response would be necessary to save the Supreme Court as an institution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

More wages from Obama’s vaunted Pivot to Asia.

Golden State Blues

California’s high-end housing market is one of the most attractive for America’s rich. The market for starter homes? Not so much.

good causes & bad advocates

The organization’s reckless and misleading use of its imprimatur is poisonous for public debate.

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