Archive for July, 2016

My latest book review: To have and have not, Brazil-style

A man sleeps in front of ATM machines in Paulista Avenue in central Sao Paulo June 8, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj  (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT SOCCER WORLD CUP) - RTR3SSMR

In “Brazillionaires,” Alex Cuadros explores Latin America’s biggest economy through its wealthiest citizens, whose fortunes he tracked as a reporter. It’s a tale of boom, bust and back-scratching among moguls and politicos that sheds a telling light on the nation’s current woes.