JERRY HAAR, PH.D.

Despite it Corruption Scandals, Brazil Remains a Magnet for Foreign Investment
January-February 2018 | América Economia
The “Country of the Future” has also distinguished itself during the last several years as the poster child for corruption. A federal investigation began in 2014 under the name Lava Jato (“Car Wash”) uncovered a huge and widespread conspiracy to defraud Petrobrás, the national oil company...... more

Latin America is poised for a turnaround in 2018
January 12, 2018 | The Miami Herald
In these early days of 2018, it is sad and ironic that just as Latin America is reemerging from a prolonged period of recession and sluggish growth, its most important trading and investment partner, the United States, is looking inward and embracing economic nationalism...... more