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Brazil: Assessing the Outlooks for a Recovery

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​Join us for this luncheon presentation as Elizabeth Johnson, Managing Director, from Brazil Research will be our featured speaker.

Elizabeth will be discussing her outlook for Brazil and the energy sector.   Her research focuses on key investment themes that drive emerging market economies, and her insights will be useful for investors that have exposures to Brazil and other emerging markets across the globe.   She also is an expert on the Brazilian energy sector, and will share her thoughts on the impact of current trends on companies including Petrobras, Eletrobras as well as US multinationals such as AES. She will also address the possible impact of new policies of the Trump administration on Brazil and its relationship with China.

Bio -
Elizabeth joined Trusted Sources in 2006 as the head of the Brazil research team. With over 25 years covering the country, she concentrates on political and economic policy, together with broad expertise in such key sectors as electric energy, infrastructure, agriculture and consumer-related issues. Elizabeth spearheads Trusted Sources coverage of key investment themes including credit deepening, for-profit education as well as the complex relationship between Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras and the government.​

Before joining Trusted Sources, Elizabeth worked for publications including the Financial Times, Foreign Policy and Dow Jones. She has more than a decade of experience covering the Latin American private equity and venture capital industries and is considered a leading expert in this field. She also has broad knowledge of biofuels, sanitation and alternative energy. She has a PhD degree from Johns Hopkins University and a Master's degree from the University of Texas – Austin, and has worked as a field producer for CNBC and National Geographic.​

Event Type

Society; Educational

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Start Time

4/18/2017 11:45 AM

End Time

4/18/2017 1:15 PM





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Location Info

​The Madison Club
5 East Wilson Street
Madison, WI  53703


Elizabeth Johnson

CE Credits

1 credit

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Member Price

No Charge

Non-Member Price


Candidate Price

$15 / University Student - $10


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