By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), closed the second quarter of 2017 up by 0.2 percent compared to the previous quarter, according to the IBGE (Brazilian Statistics Bureau). The latest GDP results, along with other positive economic results, such as the latest report showing declining unemployment, shows a slight recovery of the Brazilian economy.
The GDP growth, according to IBGE economists, was influenced by household consumption, which . . .