Brazil’s Information Ecosystem: What is Transparency’s Impact?

Gregory Michener


A transparência faz diferença no Brasil? O presente ensaio discute os determinantes e a saúde do ecossistema de informações do Brasil; adianta argumentos sobre como e por que o Brasil tende a investir pouco em informações e transparência, e posturas que o governo deve adotar como meio de avançar.


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