By William Jones, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – According to a study by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Brazil is expected to fall behind other emerging economies and end this year with a slower growth rate than the world average. The study, entitled "Economic Perspectives in the Americas, growing challenges," concludes that the Brazilian GDP (Gross Domestic Product, total output of the country’s economy) expansion will be less than two percent this year.
This makes for heavy reading as Brazil is expected to be surpassed by the Latin American average GDP growth of 2.5 percent and the . . .