Neoliberalism, Brazil, & the United States in the 21st Century neoliberalism brazil

Date:      Wednesday, April 20, 2005
Time:      4:00 PM
Location: 804 General Classroom Building
              Georgia State University
              Corner of Decatur St. &
              Peachtree Center Ave.
              (2 blocks from Five Points Station)

Description of Event

In recent years the US and Brazil have been at odds about:

  • the nature and extent of neoliberal economic reforms in Latin America,
  • the development of trade and  free trade zones in the area,
  • and relations with the populist Chavez regime in Venezuela.

Professor Marcos Antônio Guedes professor of Political Sciences and Director, Center of American Studies at the Federal University of Pernambuco will give a Brazilian perspective on these and other issues.

Additional Event Notes

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Prof. David McCreery at (404) 651-2250, or e-mail