By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - It has been predicted that Brazil would surpass the United Kingdom as the sixth largest economy in the world by the end of 2011. As of today, The Guardian, Telegraph and Daily Mail all placed the South American giant as number six, behind U.S., China, Japan, Germany, and France.
The 2008 banking crisis, and the continuing global financial instability and recession are factors for the decline of the . . .