También disponible en español e inglés Mulheres e crianças primeiro! Este chamado parece familiar? A regra cavalheiresca que ficou famosa no naufrágio do Titanic parece ter se estendido, de…

Marie Chantal Messier |

Recently, I was part of the Global Economic Symposium held in Rio de Janeiro. This year’s theme was Growth through Education and Innovation; I presented as part of a panel entitled Effective…

Barbara Bruns |

Mr. Julio Lopes, Secretary of Transport of the State of Rio de Janeiro, recently visited the World Bank to present what the city is doing to improve the quality of public transport. It is a…

Julie Babinard |

Also available in English and Spanish   E então você começa a pensar que aquelas cenas do filme 2012 não são tão exageradas, não é? Em um filme de um campeão de bilheteria de Hollywood, as imagens…

Erick Fernandes |

También disponible en español y portugués So you may be wondering if those scenes from the movie 2012 are not too much of a stretch after all, huh? In the Hollywood blockbuster, apocalyptic images…

Erick Fernandes |

All climate negotiations have been based on staying below 2°C above pre-industrial temperatures. Yet it looks increasingly unlikely that that will be possible. A new report, Turn Down the Heat:…

Julia Bucknall |

Also available in English Desde la Gran Recesión de 2008, existe un sentimiento generalizado de malestar entre la clase media norteamericana. Sus ingresos están prácticamente estancados, los…

Francisco Ferreira |

También disponible en español Since the Great Recession of 2008, there has been a widespread sense of malaise among the American middle class. Their incomes are close to stagnant, employment has…

Francisco Ferreira |

Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Poland and South Africa are among the world’s largest emerging economies. And in the past five years, all have made substantive shifts towards lower-carbon…

Nicholas Keyes |

También disponible en español Vocês se lembram de Thomas Edison, o inventor da lâmpada incandescente, cuja fama também se deve à transpiração? Não me levem a mal. Refiro-me à célebre frase segundo…

Joaquin Toro |