Leadership and Democracy LabWestern Social Science


The Brazil team will be looking into Brazil's infrastructure plan for the next few years. The most influential risk to the plan is cancellation since the current president, Dilma Rousseff, is under threat of being impeached. Under the assumption that Rousseff remains as Brazil’s president, the group’s work will analyze the risks of the current infrastructure plan and possible mitigating actions to be taken. Possible scenarios that could happen if Rousseff were to be impeached are also a key aspect to the group’s research.

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