Grace Fan

Director, Brazil/Latin America Research

How can we help?

To learn more about our services get in touch on +44 20 7246 7800 or sales@trustedsources.co.uk.

Recent Brazil research

* Brazil: Is pension reform still possible?, Elizabeth Johnson, Grace Fan, 10 Aug 2017
* Brazil: The cost of Temer’s victory, Grace Fan, Elizabeth Johnson, 3 Aug 2017
* Brazil: Can the market really decouple from the political crisis?, Grace Fan, 28 Jul 2017
* Brazil: Can the market really decouple from the political crisis?, Grace Fan, 28 Jul 2017
* Brazil: Temer’s political woes will drag through August, Grace Fan, Elizabeth Johnson, 20 Jul 2017

See all our Brazil research >>

Update: Inflation fears spur more tax cuts for Brazilian industry

Overview

In our recent note ("Reassessing Dilma’s bolder new industrial policy"), we anticipated the Brazilian government’s earlier-than-expected move, on 8 March, to lower federal taxes on the country’s basic basket of goods (cesta basica). Although the decision illustrates the administration’s growing panic about the unholy convergence of rising inflation, still-fragile industrial growth and a low rate of investment, it will undoubtedly help anchor consumption of consumer staples this...

* Access to this publication is restricted

Request access

If you would like to read this publication, please enter your name and email address below:

Alternatively please call us on +44 20 7183 5280, or email sales@trustedsources.co.uk.

Already registered?