The Brazilian Economy Today

Towards a New Socio-Economic Model?

  • Anthony W. Pereira
  • Lauro Mattei

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Crisis in the Global Economic Order

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 27-27
    2. Alex Callinicos
      Pages 29-42
    3. Luiz Fernando de Paula, André de Melo Modenesi, Manoel Carlos C. Pires
      Pages 43-73
  4. The Brazilian Economy Today: Situation and Challenges

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Philip Arestis, Julimar da Silva Bichara, André Moreira Cunha, Fernando Ferrari Filho
      Pages 88-120
    3. Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira
      Pages 121-134
  5. The Brazilian Social Situation Today

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Vanessa Petrelli Corrêa, Claudio Hamilton dos Santos, Niemeyer Almeida Filho
      Pages 137-161
    3. Rosa Maria Marques
      Pages 185-198
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 199-204

About this book


Pereira and Mattei bring contributors together in this exciting volume to further understanding about the recent Brazilian Economic Development Model and discuss the related social conditions. The authors analyze both the political economy and social public policies to highlight new opportunities to create a sustainable development model.


development Economic Development Global economy labor market macroeconomics political economy Social Policy structural change sustainable development

Editors and affiliations

  • Anthony W. Pereira
    • 1
  • Lauro Mattei
    • 2
  1. 1.Brazil InstituteKing’s College LondonUK
  2. 2.Universidade Federal de Santa CatarinaBrazil

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