Brazil, the World Cup, and Poverty

June 9, 2014 2011 estimates from the OECD Better Life Index that average household net-disposable income per-capita is 10,310 USD or 23,068.62 BRL at today’s exchange rate. Brazil, Latin America’s rising economic powerhouse, the “B” in the BRIC(S) acronym, and home to the 2014 World Cup. Much has been made of the astronomic 11 billion […]