ANN: Party Politics and the Financialization of Social Policy in Brazil

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On January 25 from 2 – 4 pm ET, join the Jain Family Institute and Phenomenal World for a panel discussion moderated by Barbara Weinstein, Professor of History at New York University, and featuring:

Lena Lavinas, Professor of Welfare Economics, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Rosana Pinheiro Machado, Lecturer in Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath
André Singer, Professor of Political Science, University of São Paulo and former press secretary for President Lula da Silva
This panel will explore the relationship between social policy and party politics. Topics may include: the path from "Rooseveltian" social inclusion to political revanchism; the role of expanding purchasing power in transforming the social base of the Workers' Party; the collateralization of cash transfer by the private sector; the macroeconomic constraints on social policy makers; the relationship between social policy and the market; and much else.
Register for the event by clicking here.

Email with any questions.
Paul R. Katz
Categories: Announcement
Keywords: Brazil