A Brazil LAB event with Laura Carvalho, Celso Rocha de Barros, and Jeremy Adelman.
Laura Carvalho is Professor of Economics at the University of São Paulo. Carvalho’s best-selling book Valsa Brasileira explores how the Brazilian economy took a drastic downward turn during the last few years. She is currently a columnist for the Brazilian newspaper Folha de São Paulo.
Celso Rocha de Barros is a sociologist and analyst for the Brazilian Central Bank. He holds a degree in Political Science from the State University of Campinas (Unicamp) and a PhD in Sociology from Oxford University. Barros is also a columnist for Folha de São Paulo.
Jeremy Adelman is the Henry Charles Lea Professor of History and Director of the Global History Lab at Princeton University.
Co-sponsored by the Program in Latin American Studies, the Department of Anthropology, and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
Reception to follow