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Is China still the "big dog" in Brazil and Latin America?

UPDATE 4 JAN 2019   Regardless of how much US secretary of state Pompeo urged Brazil to walk back its relationship with China during his recent visit to attend the inauguration of president Jair Bolsonaro, the official Brazil government news agency reports that a recent study by conservative Getulio Vargas Institute (GVI) indicates that China remains the top destination for Brazil exports.  According to GVI 26.3% of all Brazil exports are shipped to China. By contrast, Brazil exports less than half...

21.02.2018

New Centers of Power in the International Arena

At the beginning of the 21st century, the international community has witnessed the emergence of new centers of power, namely China, India, Brazil, Turkey, and Iran. It is natural to associate their rise with globalization and the entrance of new countries into stretches of rapid economic growth. In this regard, analyzing the reasons for unevenness in economic growth is quite interesting. What determines the success of some countries and the failure of others? Despite their large population, vast...

03.10.2014

Poll conducted

  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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