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Economy

Forecasts improve for Brazil’s 2019, 2020 GDP

Brazil’s gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow 1.1 percent this year and 2.3 percent in 2020, as per forecasts by the Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA), released in Rio de Janeiro today (Dec. 19).

Manaus - Quadra 34 do Cemitério Parque Tarumã, onde estão enterrados os detentos mortos na rebelião do Complexo Penitenciário Anísio Jobim (Marcelo Camargo/Agência Brasil)
Human Rights

“Violence Atlas” reveals homicide rate in Brazil up 4.2%

Brazil’s homicide rate increased 4.2 percent from 2016 to 2017, settting a new record with 31.6 deaths in every 100 thousand people, as per figures from the Violence Atlas 2019, released today (Jun 5) by the government’s Institute for Applied Economic Research (Ipea) and the B

Politics

Names to head Brazil public banks disclosed

President-Elect Jair Bolsonaro’s economic staff has unveiled the names to head the country’s two main public banks—Banco do Brasil and Caixa Econômica Federal—and the Institute for Applied Economic Research (Ipea), according to a source in Bolsonaro’s transition team.