Emerging Markets Weekly Blog Post:7/3/2016

With the world’s mainstream media increasingly focused on the American election, especially the Battle of the Right-Wing Con Artists, ┬áTrump, Cruz and Rubio, you could be excused for not noticing that the world is still in ┬áthe midst of an emerging markets crisis, with at least 29 nations affected. Yet for those willing to search…

An Emerging Markets Crisis? (Part 2 of 5: Brazil)

2016 was supposed to be a triumphant year for Brazil. After all, it will be hosting South America’s first ever Olympic Games in Rio in 2016. This was supposed to mark its coming of age as a rising world power and the Latin American connection in the much-vaunted BRICS group of rising economies. Yet what…