South America

Research on South America includes a focus on Brazil and Latin America in the global economy.

South America’s larger countries and economic relations with the outside world are growing in importance. Brazil is an active member of the BRICS group, and has been working hard to gain a permanent seat on the UN Security Council.

In economics, Argentinia and Brazil are members of the G20 group and play an important role in attempts to achieve progressive policy in global finance and trade.