Brazilianization of the World

I have an essay in American Affairs, arguing that decline and crisis in core capitalist countries is best understood a Brazilianization: not just inequality and oligarchy, but cynicism, anti-politics, indeterminacy, and the End of History – these are all facets of Brazil’s early encounter with the end of modernization, a process now afflicting even the richest societies in the world.

One thought on “Brazilianization of the World

  1. Hello Alex, great piece, have read it some time ago. I must say that only a mature write skill allows to summarize this number of topics in a coherent and elegant way as you did. Congrats.

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