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Can Rio get out of the red?

This blogger’s book about how Rio de Janeiro works is almost finished, and one of the most interesting bits learned along the way came at the very end, from an article in this month’s Piauí magazine (paywall– but a subscription is worthwhile, … Continue reading

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Is there any sense to be made, in Rio?

Or anywhere at all? “Vem, meteoro!” Rio Facebook users spent a day last week invoking a meteor: not clear if they wanted it to fall on the Marvelous City or its successor as capital, Brasília. Of course there are space … Continue reading

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Rio de Janeiro: time for a rethink?

Stars out of sync First, the saving graces The real estate boom has ended, allowing more time to consider what’s best for us all in the still-unbuilt spaces of the port area and in the region centered on Barra da Tijuca. Those who … Continue reading

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