Brazil's Political and Economic Future
Dr Mahrukh Doctor, Senior Lecturer, School of Politics, Philosophy & International Studies, University of Hull
Professor Anthony Pereira, Director, King's Brazil Institute, King's College London
Dr Timothy Power, Associate Fellow, Americas Programme, Chatham House
Chair: Alex Vines OBE, Research Director, Area Studies and International Law; Head, Africa Programme
As Brazil prepares for a second round of presidential elections on 26 October, the panel will consider incumbent President Dilma Rousseff’s chances of re-election against Aécio Neves, who secured second place in the first round. They will also discuss the prospects for the country’s economy under the next administration, the political challenges that will face the winning party and the international implications of the result.
LIVE STREAM: This event will be live streamed. The live stream will be made available at 18:00 BST on Wednesday 15 October.
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