Will Prudence Prevail ?

Will Prudence Prevail ?

Brazil

President-elect Lula: stand and deliver. Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva called his triumphant battle for the presidency the "Peace and Love" campaign, meaning that his fiercely anti-capitalist language had become a thing of the past and that he had chosen the path of moderation and consensus. Brazilians, tired of years of economic stagnation bought his message and gave Lula and his Workers Party (PT) a massive victory in the country's presidential elections at the end of October. The financial markets only began to come round earlier in the month, during the final days of the campaig

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