The Political Crisis in Brazil: What Is at Stake for Public Policies?

Carlos Milani

Part of the Spring 2017 Bay Area Latin America Forum

February 9, 2017

Event Description

Brazil is going through its first major political and institutional crisis since the new Constitution was passed in 1988. In this lecture, Carlos Milani will examine the current political and institutional crisis, its causes, and its impact on future public policies in Brazil.

Speaker

Carlos R. S. Milani is Associate Professor of Political Science and International Relations at the State University of Rio de Janeiro. His research focuses on comparative foreign policy, Brazilian foreign policy, international development cooperation, and foreign aid. He is currently a visiting scholar at the Center for Latin American Studies.

Resources

"Democracy at Stake" by Carlos Milani