Brazil's economic and social progress between 2003 and 2014 lifted 29 million people out of poverty and inequality dropped significantly. To achieve higher growth in the medium-term, raising productivity and competitiveness is the crucial challenge for Brazil.
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May 17, 2017 — Many Latin American countries have policies to encourage innovation, but most are less efficient or effective than they could be. The World Bank Group is helping governments take stock of their programs and improve them.
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April 15, 2017 — This short note argues that the projected aging of Brazil's population makes pension reform a necessity to regain the financial sustainability of the public pension system.
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