The Main Challenges for Brazil

Guilherme da Nóbrega, Chief Economist, Itaú BBA



After the slowdown of 2012 we can expect a better 2013 for Brazil. Bureaucracy is still a problem and there is a shortage of skilled labor but the government is finally opening up to private investment. Education is improving and inequality is being reduced. Brazil's story isn't about the rich getting richer but of lifting people out of poverty.