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Looking inward in Rio: anybody home?

Rio’s plan, in hosting the Olympics, was to get the city on the world stage, attracting tourism and investment. We’d compete with other metropolises, brand ourselves. In the process, we forgot to take a good look at the product itself. With … Continue reading

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Misconduct in the mayor’s office?

Beware a woman scorned While scandal has tainted the reputation of former Rio de Janeiro governor Sérgio Cabral since his alleged connections with a top construction company came to light in 2012, mayor Eduardo Paes has managed to keep his name fairly … Continue reading

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