Brazil’s Dream of Oil Sputters and Stalls


With reports of enormous oil reserves waiting to be tapped, Brazil’s economy once seemed poised for greatness, but recent news out of the Brazilian economy has been less than positive. To get some labor market perspective on the situation, we drilled in on Brazil’s oil and gas industries.

Driving Around the World: Auto Manufacturing in Brazil, Canada, France, the UK, and the USA

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There’s no better example of the globalization of manufacturing than auto manufacturing. Getting a sense of its impact on the economies of France, Brazil, Canada, the UK, and the US requires seeing the data from as many perspectives as possible.