The Brazilian Outlook for 2014: Elections, Economy and Mega-Events

On 30th January 2014, the Brazilian Studies Programme joined forces with the Fundação Getúlio Vargas (Rio de Janeiro) and with the Kellogg Institute (University of Notre Dame) to organize a public event in London on “The Brazilian Outlook for 2014.” The event was held at the Notre Dame London Centre in Trafalgar Square and was opened by HE Roberto Jaguaribe, Ambassador of Brazil to the United Kingdom. The speakers debated Brazilian economic performance, recent political protests, the run-up to the FIFA World Cup and the upcoming presidential race (for a more detailed report see Brazilian Outlook 2014). Left to right: Timothy Power (Oxford), Carlos Pereira (FGV), Daniela Campello (FGV), Cesar Zucco Jr. (FGV) and Scott Mainwaring (Notre Dame).