Feb 27, 2015 Debt and a slowdown has placed the country at an economic crossroads.
Feb 12, 2015 Schoolkids are told not to brush their teeth, and rationing may be on the horizon.
Oct 28, 2014 The Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee is meeting today and tomorrow and many are expecting it to announce an end to the bond-buying program of the past six years. What has been the effect of quantitative easing? And are reports of the end of stimulus misleading?
Sep 4, 2014 The ECB announced a surprise cut in interest rates.
Jun 18, 2014 Questions on stimulus and interest rates are subject of Federal Reserve meeting.
Jun 13, 2014 As the World Cup gets underway, Brazilians question the money spent on the events
Jun 5, 2014 Just because something has never happened before, doesn't mean it's impossible.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 30, 2014 The world's biggest coffee producing country has been hit with a major drought. And the effects are trickling around the world.
May 6, 2014 Brazil's about to host the World Cup and the Olympics...and they're not ready.