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La sortie de crise du Brésil

Washington, DC - A présent que la Présidente brésilienne destituée Dilma Rousseff n'est plus au pouvoir, c'est au nouveau gouvernement en place du Président Michel Temer de remettre en ordre le chaos macro-économique du Brésil. Le gouvernement de Temer peut-il sauver l'économie en ruines du Brésil ?

La situation est véritablement désespérée. En fait, le Brésil a récemment traversé la contraction économique la plus marquante de son histoire récente. Son PIB par habitant sera inférieur de 10 % à celui de 2013. Et le chômage a augmenté plus de 11 %, soit de quatre points de pourcentage depuis janvier 2015.

Le Brésil ne dispose d'aucune solution de facilité pour amorcer la reprise, pour une raison simple : la déroute actuelle provient de l'intensification ces dernières années de vulnérabilités économiques de longue date, en particulier d'une politique budgétaire trop laxiste et d'une croissance anémique de la productivité.

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