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Can Brazil Be A Model of Development for Russia?

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Can countries overcome the problems associated with natural resource management through the implementation of good policies? A comparison of Russia and Brazil shows that indeed policymakers can make a difference. These two countries started in relatively similar positions in the early 1990s, but they have now evolved to the point where Brazil is in a much stronger position than Russia. [...]

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Research Professor of International Affairs, IERES; Director of Research, Sustainable GW
George Washington University