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We connect the next generation of leaders with the ideas and resources they need to transform the political, economic and social landscapes of Brazil.

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Dry mining in Brazil: A cost-benefit analysis after the tragedies of Mariana and Brumadinho

By Pedro Gagliardi [24 min read] SUMMARY This paper examines the costs and benefits of dry processing and/or dry stacking as alternative production methods for the current mining operations in Brazil. Both methods prevent the formation of tailings dams, which are created as a result of the extraction of iron ore. This paper carries out … Continue reading Dry mining in Brazil: A cost-benefit analysis after the tragedies of Mariana and Brumadinho

Brazil’s Complicated Relationship with Money

By Nathaniel Archer Lawrence [5 min read] When I tell Brazilians I teach financial education, nearly without fail their first response is, “Oh, I need that.” Brazil finds itself almost a decade into an existential economic crisis[1]. The “social-democratic” darling of BRIC countries in 2010, Brazil has spent the better part of this decade suffering. … Continue reading Brazil’s Complicated Relationship with Money

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