Back to Reality for Brazil

Guest Host:

Jennifer Golbeck
Back to Reality for Brazil

With the World Cup over, Brazil faces a stagnant economy, poor infrastructure, and wide dissatisfaction with government policies. Kojo explores what's next for the United States' biggest South American trade partner.

After months in the international spotlight, the cameras are gone, the fans have cleared out and Brazil is slowly returning to its own internal struggles: a stagnant economy, poor infrastructure and a looming Presidential election. Kojo explores the challenges ahead for the United States' biggest South American trade partner.

Guests

Paulo Sotero

Director, Brazil Institute at the Wilson Center

Joao Augusto De Castro Neves

Latin America Director, Eurasia Group

Robert Muggah

Research Director of Igarape (Ee-gah-rah-pay) Institute

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