Episode

Business Daily

BBC World Service

News & Politics

Chart Positions

News & Politics 131

The daily drama of money and work from the BBC.

Website

BizDaily: Brazil Economy: The Perfect Storm?

March 17th, 2015

Episode 188 of 674 episodes

South America's biggest nation faces drought, scandal and slowdown. Yet until recently, Brazil was considered to be one of the world's most promising emerging markets. What's gone wrong? We have a report from the BBC's South America correspondent Daniel Gallas. Also, what Greece can learn from Israel about getting people to pay their taxes. We talk to tax historian Assaf Likhovski at Tel Aviv University. And, the BBC's Rahul Tandon in Calcutta tells us about the lengths Indian parents will go to get their children into the "right" school.

Featured Podcast

Listen