RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a report released on Tuesday, April 6, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) hardly changed its forecasts for the growth of the Brazilian economy in 2021 and 2022, despite the restrictive measures adopted by several governors and mayors to contain the spread of Covid-19 in various parts of the country.
In the latest "World Economic Outlook" report, published during the entity's annual meeting, the IMF estimates that Brazil's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) will grow 3.7% this year, up 0.1 percentage point from the report released in January. For 2022, the expansion . . .