EMBA25: Capstone Project Sources on Brazil
For additional databases for articles, etc., see “Find Business Articles and Data.”
Country Resources by Region:
The Inter-American Development Bank – regional economic data, research, and statistics.
For a comprehensive list of country and region resources, consult our Country and Region: International Business guide.
Country Profiles and Surveys:
Provides important unclassified CIA data for more than 250 countries, including Brazil. Covers a wide range of topics including economics, politics, geography and foreign relations. Updated every two weeks.
Note: Data on Brazil is available through several sections. From main screen, select country under Choose region/country, next to map. Each country page in the database provides forecast updates and featured analysis on economic and political events as well as content pertaining to market opportunities, government regulations and the financial services sector.
Note: Use World Development Indicators (WDI) for sophisticated data retrieval and presentation, charting and mapping, and exporting of data. WDI is arranged in six sections: world view, people, environment, economy, states and markets, and global links. Contains more than 900 indicators, 210 countries, 18 groups, and over 40 years (1960 to 2007) of data, where data are available. The tables cover 210 economies and 18 country groups with basic indicators for a further 62 economies.
” The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world and examines the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors.”
US / Brazil trade statistics from the Foreign Trade Division of the US Census.
Central Bank of Brazil – statistics and other information about the Brazilian economy.
Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statitistics – economic indicators, and population statistics.
Information on public and private international companies; click on “Create a Company List” tab to create list of international or U.S. companies by industry, geographic area and revenue.
Note: International public and private companies and their subsidiaries worldwide. Create lists by country and industry.
Reports include international market intelligence, trend analysis, and forecasts.
To search for specific articles in newspapers or magazines, journals and periodicals, see “Find Business Articles and Data.”
BBC Country Profile: Brazil – includes links to major Brazilian media outlets.
Newspapers: titles from Press Display have a 60-day back file
Agora -Press Display
Brasil Economico – Press
Folha de S. Paulo – Press Display
Jornal do Brasil – web, in Portugese
Jornaldodia – Press Display
O Correio Brazilense – web, in Portugese
O Estado de Sao Paulo – Press Display
O Globo de Brasil – Academic OneFile
Brazil Business Forecast Report through Business Source Complete
Brazil Country Monitor through Business Source Complete
Brazil Country Profile through Business Source Complete
Brazil Economic Competitivenessthrough Business Source Complete
Brazil Economic Studies through Business Source Complete
Brazil Quarterly Forecast Report through Business Source Complete
Brazilian Business Review through Business Source Complete
Jornal do Commercio – LexisNexis Academic
Selected recent titles on Brazil are listed below. Unless otherwise noted, all books are located in Pardee Library. The link, to the record in the online catalog, provides publication details and availability. For many other titles, check the library’s online catalog. To search for additional titles, use keywords or phrases such as Brazil business and Brazilian business
Books on Brazil:
Brazil as an Economic Superpower?
HC187.B86584 2009 (Pardee Library)
Fiscal Policy, Stabilization, and Growth: Prudence or Abstinence?
HJ799.53 .F574 2008 (Pardee Library)
The Dragon in the Room: China & the Future of Latin American Industrialization
HF3230.5.Z7 G35 2010 (Pardee Library)
Latin American business cultures
GN564.L29 L37 2011 (Pardee Library)
The Real Plan and The Exchange Rate
HG136 .F43 no. 217 (Pardee Library)
Brazil under Lula: Economy, Politics and Society Under the Worker-President
F2538.3 .B7524 2009 (Mugar Library)
The Investment Climage in Brazil, India, and South America: A Comparison of Approaches for Sustaining Economic Growth in Emerging Economies
HC187. I66 2008 (Mugar Library)