Tag Archives: Brazil

PISA 2015 country note for Brazil

This country note presents student performance in science, reading and mathematics, and measures equity in education in Brazil. OECD.org – Brazil

Quantifying the effects of trade liberalisation in Brazil: a CGE simulation

Brazil remains a fairly closed economy, with small trade flows relative to its share of world income. This paper explores the effects of three possible policy reforms to strengthen Brazil’s integration into global trade: a reduction in import tariffs, less local content requirements and a full zero-rating of exports in indirect taxes. OECD.org – Brazil

OECD Employment Outlook 2016 – Key findings for Brazil

In contrast to most OECD countries, Brazil is currently experiencing a deep economic downturn, and the latest projections expect this to continue well into 2017. Political uncertainty is also affecting consumer and business confidence, leading to a persistent contraction in domestic demand. OECD.org – Brazil

How’s life in Brazil?

This note presents selected findings based on the set of well-being indicators published in How’s Life? 2016. OECD.org – Brazil

Reforms are essential for Brazil to build on recent success, says OECD

The Brazilian economy has made a rapid recovery from the global economic crisis, but further reforms are necessary to boost long-term growth, spur investment and further reduce poverty, according to the OECD’s latest Economic Survey of Brazil. OECD.org – Brazil

Economic Policy Reforms: Going for Growth 2012 – Brazil Country Note

This note is taken from Chapter 2 of Economic Policy Reforms: Going for Growth 2012. OECD.org – Brazil

Education at a Glance 2012: Country Notes – Brazil

Brazil boasts one of the largest increases in expenditure on education between 2000 and 2009 among the countries for which data was available. OECD.org – Brazil

OECD Science, Technology and Industry Outlook 2012: Brazil country profile

STI Outlook 2012 country profiles present individual science, technology and innovation (STI) performance in national context and in comparison with other countries. They identify major current policy issues and recent developments in the innovation policy mix for each country. Selected key figures present aspects of economic and environmental performance. OECD.org – Brazil