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The men footwear industry in Brazil: challenges and opportunities
After a deep economic crisis that started in 2014 and the entrance of Chinese products in the Brazilian footwear market, many manufacturers and retailers have experienced drop in sales and mass layoffs. These events served ...
Investiments in distressed assets in Brazil
Investment in distressed assets, while relatively mature in developed markets, has become more and more common in Brazil in a context of a lingering economic downturn, offering interesting but risky opportunities to domestic ...
Dermocosmetics’ industry in Brazil and Germany: a comparison of consumer preferences between these countries
This work examines the industry of Dermocosmetics or Cosmeceuticals, with a focus on the female consumer behavior. The scope of this work is the Brazilian and German markets, given that these two countries are among the ...
The emergence of Islamic finance: an exploratory study of Brazil
Islamic finance has been a trendy topic globally, gaining the attention of Muslims and non-Muslims. It stands for a financial system that follows the sharia (Islamic law), which is guided by ethical principles and social ...
What are the causes of different brain drain rates in emerging markets? An exploratory study of Brazil and Mexico
The following Master’s thesis examines the causes of brain drain in the context of emerging countries. More precisely, the thesis aims to assess to what extent the migration of highly educated people from emerging countries ...